23 March, 2009
Tower Mill, Hawick
Author Alan Bissett visited Tower Mill to hold a creative writing workshop for nearly 30 pupils from ten schools in and around Hawick.
Alan has been a secondary school English teacher, and lectured in Creative Writing at the Universities of Leeds and Glasgow. He also frequently reads from his work to 5th and 6th year pupils and for the last year has been involved in teaching literacy to Primary sixes using the medium of graphic novels.