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Scots Language Centre Centre for the Scots Leid

Annual Collogue of Scots Language Society

12th May 2014

Once again the Annual Collogue of the Scots Language Society will soon take place. It will be held on Saturday 7 June 2014 between 9.45am and 4.30pm at the Sandeman Room, AK Bell Library, York Place, Perth. This years topical theme is Independence an the Mither Tongue with speakers as follows: J Derrick McClure (Aberdeen) - Independence of the mither tongue: breaking the kailyard bounds, Michael Hance (Director of the Scots Language Centre) Devolved Scots: progress of the language since 1997, Robert Miller (Aberdeen) National language revivals, successes and failures: which is Scots?, and Timothy Neat MacDiarmid, MacLean and Henderson: stands Scotland where it did?. The conference fee is 15 but for more information please download the PDF form below or visit for more information.