Fran Macilvey – Selected Articles and Appearances

Here you will find a select list of my articles and appearances. Click the links for more details.


Featured Article, Review of Arts, Literature, Philosophy and Humanities (“Ralph Mag”)

2014

Claire Wingfield Blog Interview https://www.clairewingfield.co.uk/blogfeed/2014/8/23/writing-ones-life

2014


Radio Scotland Interview for Capability Scotland    
2015

‘Female First’ Web Magazine  
http://www.femalefirst.co.uk/books/fran-macilvey-trapped-783473.html
   
2015

‘Altogether Now’ Web Magazine
http://www.alltogethernow.org.uk/disability-laws-havent-worked-us/  
2015

Liverpool Echo  

2015
 
D & S Carer Magazine


2015
 Ableradio.com – Interview with Michael McEwan
2015
 
‘Mumsnet’ article 
http://www.mumsnet.com/Talk/guest_posts/2451628-Guest-post-I-have-cerebral-palsy-but-I-refuse-to-let-it-define-me    

2015

Edinburgh Festival Fringe – A ‘Fringe First’ appearance

2015  

Radio Interview with Mike McEwan & Wesley Love

2015
 

Radio Interview – ‘Never Ever Give Up Hope’ Radio – with Carol Graham http://neverevergiveuphopenet.blogspot.ca/2015/11/trapped-my-life-with-cerebral-palsy.html    


2015


Workshop Facilitator with Michael McEwan SNP National Conference for Members with a Disability   



2016

Lead letter to the Herald http://www.heraldscotland.com/opinion/letters/14243668.Letters__Discrimination_laws_do_not_help_disabled_in_the_real_world/  


2016

Top 50 resources in SPED http://www.early-childhood-education-degrees.com/features/50-best-books-on-special-education/    

2016
 
Q & A AGM of ‘In Control Scotland’, Glasgow  

2016

Workshop on Writing Memoir SAW Annual Writers Conference, Cumbernauld  


2017  

Honourable mention – ‘Mslexia’ Edition 74 – ‘On Not Writing’ by Claire Wingfield


2017

Federation of Writers Scotland – featured writer – September 2017 https://federationofwritersscotland.wordpress.com/2017/09/06/featured-writer-fran-macilvey/
2017

Invitation from ‘Women with Fierce Words’ with ‘Thistle Scribblers’ as part of ‘World Community Arts Day’, readings at Craigmillar Library, Edinburgh.  


2018

Presentation – Edinburgh Quaker Meeting House – ‘Writing in the Spirit’  


2018

Federation of Writers Scotland – ‘Sudden Fame’ event, part of ‘Aye Write’ Festival – Mitchell Library, Glasgow, readings  
2018

https://krpooler.com/memoir-2/why-did-i-write-my-memoir-by-fran-maclivey  


2019
https://www.clairitage.com/2019/03/04/inspiration-for-your-memoir-writing/
2019
Zoom Interview with Zachary Weekes, (Canada)  
2020
Skype interview with Diana Zsoldos, European Disability Forum
2020

Workshop with Bethany Christian Trust Writers’ Group – Sponsored by the Scottish Book Trust

2021

Short Story, ‘Esther’ accepted for short story anthology, ‘Black-Eyed Peas on a New Year’s Day’ (paid) (Shannon Page, Editor) (Pub: March 2021)
https://bookviewcafe.com/bookstore/book/black-eyed-peas-on-new-years-day/


2021

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