“Memories come flooding back”
A Personal Memory Of Caroline Wickham-Jones
“She was interested – that was the thing about her – receptive to ideas from outside Academia, and inside Academia too.”
An Appreciation of John Hedges: An Archaeologist
“The man I spoke with on that evening was very knowledgeable, and was keen to share and discuss his knowledge. And yet, when speaking with me, he was just – himself.”
A Personal Tribute To Dr. Euan MacKie And His Work
“I valued Euan, not only for his knowledge, but for his acceptance of other ways of seeing that knowledge.”
Fare-Well To Toots………
“I lit a candle, to light him on his way – tho’ I’m sure he’ll be just fiiiine – the fine man that he was.”
A Tribute To Tam MacPhail
Tam MacPhail passed from this life on Tuesday, the 8th of September.
A tribute to Chadwick Boseman- he found his purpose
Chadwick Boseman, actor and director, died aged 43 this week.
Tribute to Stuart Christie 1946 -2020
Many thanks to the Kate Sharpley Library for permission to republish their tribute to Stuart Christie 1946 – 2020 Anarchist activist, writer and publisher who was once a resident and publisher in Orkney.
A Fare-well To Peter Green
“This man wrote what I consider to be my anthem ‘Oh Well’ ……”
Kristin Linklater :”inspirational and highly accomplished leader of arts in Orkney”
“Kristin will be greatly missed but her legacy will continue through the success of her students. Our thoughts are with her family and friends at this difficult time.”