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Where Snakes can Sing: Stories from Poland (Scottish International Storytelling Festival)

‘Because I am the embodiment of Polish National identity, I will tell you two stories: one Jewish, one Lithuanian.’ This is how Malgorzata Litwinowicz began fifty-minutes of storytelling on a grey Wednesday afternoon at the Scottish Storytelling Centre. Her tales, interwoven with her own biography, emphasised that we are all part of the same fabric […]

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Dress to impress this Halloween

The spookiest day of the year is steadily approaching. Halloween is the one night you can dress as anything you please (within reason, of course). This year, however, why not break away from generic tradition and dress to really impress? Here are some cheap, simple costume ideas which can act as great conversations starters and […]