Time and Tide: Peterhead

STARTING AT 12 NOON (expected running time one hour.)
FREE

tickets  (and on the door)

organised by Intuitive Music Aberdeen

who will be performing original live music alongside the stories and poems read by Marka Rifat and Ken McRae

Contact details for any queries time.and.tide@intuitivemusic.co.uk

We are trying to get a BSL interpreter but the time of year, day of week and ‘remoteness’ of venue are proving a stumbling block. We will keep this site up to date with progress.

Symposium Café Lido
Scottish Maritime Academy
South Road
Peterhead
AB42 2UP

How do tides affect our lives? How has that changed through history?

Making a living on or by the sea – fishermen and pirates, wreckers and dockers – making a new life across the sea – escaping pograms and wars, and the endlessly travelling – to paddlers and wild swimmers.

Poems

A Conjuring Poem by Simon Whitfield
Clearance by Christine Ritchie
False Light by John Richardson
Frocks of Passage by Mandy Macdonald
Hawser by Sarah Tait
How Women Came to Tristan da Cunha by Claire Booker
In the Shadows, On the Shore, Leith by Jane Aldous
Ovčice, Croatia by Ian Macartney
Points of Interest by Olivia Dawson
The Watchers by Elizabeth Parker
When Will We See the Sea? by Joy Howard
Woman from North India on Bostadh Beach by Elinor Brooks

Stories
The Answer, My Friend… by Paul Foy
Listen, Mrs Noah by Roppotucha Greenberg
The Fisherman’s Wife by Linda McMullan

Supported using public funding from Arts Council England,

and Aberdeenshire Council

and private funding from 50 crowdfunders, and Arachne Press.