Events

Marion Kenny

Ghost Stories: August 11th, 9.30 – 11pm 2017

Ghost stories with one of the finest and best loved traditional storytellers living in Scotland. As darkness descends, join storyteller and musician Marion Kenny for spine chilling supernatural tales in one of Edinburgh’s most atmospheric venues lit by flickering lamplight. Read more

Karen Haggis

Textile Traditions of Nepal: August 17th 11.30am 2017

In April 2017 six intrepid women from Scotland went to learn about the textile traditions of Nepal. Karen Haggis will talk about felting and wood block printing workshops, fair-trade activity, the exquisite ‘Dhaka’ weavings and the counted thread embroidery of the Atpare Rai women. Described as ‘unique’, ‘unforgettable’. ‘magical’ and ‘one of the best trips ever’; come and hear why! Read more

ottoman

Ottoman Horizons: A festival of Ottoman Culture – May 2017

We welcome you to our celebration of Ottoman culture which includes our 5th Annual Symposium; Travellers and Treasures of the Ottoman World, a subject which inspired us to present sensational Balkan folk and Klezmer performances, an evening of authentic classical Ottoman music, and the poetry and stories of Rumi. Read more

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