RONALD FRAME – William McIlvanney’s Weekend: his first novel in a decade reviewed
HUGH MACDONALD – Wee Yin and Big Yang: Sir Alex Ferguson’s legacy
HAMISH WHYTE – Kill and Be Kilt: What’s peculiarly Scottish about Scottish crime fiction?
TESSA RANSFORD – Diary: Conference-going
AJAY CLOSE – The Atkinson Diet: What Kate did next
Poems by Tom Leonard and Juan Carvajal (translated by Alastair Reid)
IAN BELL – Scotland Dialling 999: On Andrew O’Hagan’s Ayrshire
JAMES MACMILLAN – Irish in Denial: Why do so many Irish-Scots not want to trumpet their roots?
COLIN WATERS – Candia McWilliam: An interview
LESLEY MCDOWELL AND COLIN WATERS Gallimaufry
LAWRENCE JAMES – A Thrust in the Buttocks: Memorialising the Royal Scots
MARK COUSINS – Image Conscious: The importance of seeing in the cinema
NEIL MACKAY – My Middle Name is Patrick: Growing up with the Troubles
GEOFFREY ELBORN – From Orangemen to Satsumas: Alan Spence’s The Pure Land