Bella Caledonia – Moniaive or Bust

Moniaive or Bust

Moniaive or Bust, Michael Dempster.

Hit’s the nicht afore A’m giein ma brent new lecture Scots Language in Comics (142AD tae 2017) at the Moniaive Comic Festival an hit’s jist dawnt on me, A hivnae mindit tae pick up Susan Rennie’s Scots language Tintin buik: The Derk Isle. Hit’s got ae […]

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Buy Thi Furst Manga in Scots Richt Here!

A’m pittin oot the warld’s furst manga in Scots.  Ye kin get hit fae the link ablow!

http://www.lulu.com/shop/michael-dempster/gie-ma-regairds-tae-jock-dhu-vol-11/paperback/product-23232221.html

‘Gie ma regairds tae Jock Dhu’ is thi furst translation o a manga in tae Scots. Hit’s a rerr story aboot the young doctor Saito funnin his wey in Japan’s National Health Service. Jist oot o […]

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Fine praise in Moniaive

Take Me Home Country Roads

With the breadth and range of conventions that line the horizon of British comic fandom, you need to pick and choose which events you are going to attend to get the best bang for your buck.

But how do you measure that bang? Is it in the comics you can buy?  […]

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Scots in comics – lecture & wirkshop at Moniaive Comic Festival

Belter, mair fowk the day for ma lecture.  Wird got oot an hauf yisterday’s audience is back tae hear iz again!  Pure belter!

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Scots in comics – lecture at Moniaive Comic Festival

Delichtit fowk wis well intae ma talk!  Ya dancer 😀

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A’m Appearin at Moniaive Comic Festival 10th & 11th June

The Scots Language Debate at the Pairliament – video

Celebrating Burns and the Scots Language The Deputy Presiding Officer (Linda Fabiani):

Happy Burns day, everyone. I am pleased to say that the next item of business is a members’ business debate on motion S5M-03351, in the name of Emma Harper, on celebrating Burns and the Scots language. The debate will be concluded without any […]

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A’m awa tae the pairliament – A’v inspirit the Scots language debate!

Please ask your MSP to support my Motion Celebrating Burns & the Scots Language @billykayscot @RobertBurnsFed @RobertBurnsNTS @scotslanguage pic.twitter.com/EtSBWfuKVB

— Emma Harper, MSP (@EmmaSNPHarper) January 13, 2017

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Emma Harper MSP’s motion on the Scots Language.

Ma vyce on Omniglot’s Usefae Scots Phrases site!

A yaised Simon Ager’s Omniglot site awa back in ma unnergrad degree when makin a Swahili text tae speech generator oot o ane this wis built fir Spanish text tae speech.  A’v stern in ma een fir tae edit an record the Usefae Phrases in Scots!  Check them oot here!

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