RLS Day 2014


RLS Day is a city wide celebration of the work and life of Scotland’s greatest writer Robert Louis Stevenson, and marks his birthday, the 13 November. Each year special events are held throughout the city including walks, talks, afternoon tea and plays.

A highlight of this year’s RLS Day will see respected actor and Robert Louis Stevenson devotee, Nigel Planer join journalist Allan Little and author Louise Welsh to discuss the unusual travelling lifestyle that Stevenson and his family led in the keynote Edinburgh Napier University event ‘An Evening with Robert Louis Stevenson’ in Laigh Hall at Parliament House.

Thursday 13th November 2014

at Laigh Hall, The Faculty of Advocates

Parliament House, Edinburgh EH 1RF

6.30pm to 7.30pm

The event is hosted by Edinburgh Napier University’s Centre for Literature and Writing (CLAW), in partnership with the UNESCO City of Literature Trust.

The audience is invited to arrive from 6.00pm to allow for a timely start to proceedings.

Please note places are limited.

Photos from an Evening with Robert Louis Stevenson 2014