‘Joan Ure: The Complexity and Wit of an Extraordinary Literary Voice’ – a review of the ‘Nudge’, by Carla Sassi

In a co-production by Brae Editions and GoMA, Glasgow, A Nudge for Joan Ure was presented in the Gallery's Project Room on Saturday May 11. The following review, by Carla Sassi, Associate Professor of English Literature at the University of Verona, was first published, in an edited version, as the 'Long Letter' in The Sunday National, May 26. … Continue reading ‘Joan Ure: The Complexity and Wit of an Extraordinary Literary Voice’ – a review of the ‘Nudge’, by Carla Sassi

GUATG presents Three by Two, c1960s

Further concerning Joan Ure, these scans were provided by the actress Deirdre Murray. They comprise one of the early programmes of the Glasgow University Arts Theatre Group. With Alison Peebles, Alan Riach and Barbara Rafferty, Deirdre will appear in A Nudge for Joan Ure, at GoMA, Glasgow (2pm, Saturday, 11 May). For information, follow this link.

John Purser – visiting Meikle Mochrum

As the latest in our growing collection of tributes to the writer Joan Ure, and reflections on her work, we're delighted to present a remembrance generously contributed by the composer, playwright and author John Purser. Born in Glasgow in 1942 and now living in Skye, Purser is one of Scotland’s most important cultural ambassadors. His award-winning radio … Continue reading John Purser – visiting Meikle Mochrum