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The next meeting of the forum is on Thursday 16th May 7.30pm
at the Trinity Centre, High Cross Melrose
Robert Leach has worked in theatre professionally and academically for fifty
years. He has acted professionally in USA and directed in Moscow.
He has written plays and taught playwrighting to Ph.D. level.
The late great Scottish playwright and director, John McGrath, published a book
shortly before he died entitled ‘Naked Thoughts Which Roam About’.
This talk will contain a few naked thoughts which will roam about - and which
will need your responses, questions and contributions to make the evening dance!
HOLY TRINITY CHURCH CENTRE IS OPPOSITE ST CUTHBERT'S, THE ENTRANCE IS BESIDE THE BUS STOP.
Subscriptions are now due for the year from April 2013 to March 2013. Many thanks to those you have already paid. With renewals already running at 60% this is a big help in getting the boring bits of admin work out of the way. You can pay at the meeting on 16th, direct into our bank account or send Russell Bruce a cheque payable to Borders Writers’ Forum.
Our slot at the Borders Book Festival this year is on Thursday 13th June in the Lochcarron Marquee at 7.45p.m.
12 members willing be reading short taster pieces from our recent anthology Border Voices on Scottish Borders and Beyond. The event will be directed and chaired by Dr Robert Leach.
BWF has an exciting programme of events for our 2013/14 session. Printed programmes is available at meetings and from committee members, but you can also download the programme to your desktop from the foot of the page..
NOW ALSO AVAILABLE AS A HARDBACK
Free illustrated talk by Oliver Eade, local writer and author of prize-winning novel set in ancient China, A Single Petal, and his Chinese wife Yvonne Weilun.
Borders Writers' Forum looks forward to meeting old and new friends at our meetings.