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Move aside Robert Burns, it’s time to celebrate Scotland’s identity with a woman: Nan Shepherd

Move aside Robert Burns, it’s time to celebrate Scotland’s identity with a woman: Nan Shepherd

'A strong, confident female voice being celebrated, read and enjoyed at events around the country with predominantly female speakers would be a welcome antidote to the heavily masculine Burns Night with its conspicuous array of male worthies'. Scottish identity can no longer be encompassed in one night nor expressed by one man.
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Tune in your digital radio to BBC Radio Scotland on Monday at 3.25 pm. Charlotte Peacock will be live on the Janice Forsyth show talking about Into the Mountain and reading an extract from the book. The programme will be

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