Book Week Scotland Digital Festival

Ever wondered who Scotland's greatest football rebel is? Want to discover the hidden secrets of Wikipedia? How about a poetry slam with some of Scotland's top wordsmiths, streamed into your living room? 

Make sure you follow our Book Week Scotland Facebook page and @BookWeekScot on Twitter, then delve into this cornucopia of digital goodies.

Poet Tom Pow Nutmeg magazine Hands holding a tiny Wikipedia globe

Watch ‘I Read’ by Tom Pow

Watch Scottish Book Trust’s brand new poetry-inspired film, produced by Heehaw.

Scotland’s Greatest-Ever Football Rebel

Watch Pat Nevin, Alan Pattullo, Chris McQueer and Ginny Clark debate Scotland’s greatest rebel footballer with Nutmeg.

How to Use Wikipedia (like a rebel)

Learn how you can use Wikipedia like a rebel with Wikimedian Delphine Dallison.




Watch Joseph Coelho on #BBCAuthorsLive

Tune into BBC Authors Live starring children’s author, poet and performer Joseph Coelho at 11am.

Watch Maggie O’Farrell in Conversation with Nicola Sturgeon

Tune into Facebook Live to hear two of Scotland’s most notable women talk life, work and books, live from Stirling Castle at 19:30.

A Real History of Empire for the Next Generation with Akala

Watch Akala live from Edinburgh’s Traverse Theatre as he presents a new take on empire for a new generation.


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