Winter Words Festival: David Greig

David Greig
Columba’s Bones

Columba’s Bones is the debut novel from playwright David Greig, which explores a fascinating clash of cultures and religions that played an important part in the shaping of Scotland. It is the fourth book in the Polygon series, Darkland Tales.

Columba’s Bones is set on Iona in 825 and is the story of the aftermath of a ninth century Viking raid, a ‘heist gone wrong’.

Join award-winning playwright David Greig to discover more about his passion for historic Scottish peoples and the inspiration for the story.

David Greig manages to offer echoes of the Norse sagas while at the same time capturing the spirit of Celtic Christianity.” Alan Massie, The Scotsman

Stupendously earthy, laugh out loud funny in places, visceral writing.” Sally Magnusson

Venue: Studio, Pitlochry Festival Theatre

Date: Fri 9 Feb 2024

Time: 3 – 4pm

Tickets: £12; £10 Members

Priority booking for Members – 27 Nov

General on sale – 1 Dec




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Friday 09 Feb 2024
Pitlochry Festival Theatre, Pitlochry. United Kingdom