Fran Macilvey – Selected Articles and Appearances

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

 
Featured Article, RALPH Mag   http://www.ralphmag.org/HY/trapped.html   
 
June
14

Claire Wingfield Blog Interview https://www.clairewingfield.co.uk/blogfeed/2014/8/23/writing-ones-life  
Aug
14
 
Radio Scotland Interview for Capability Scotland  
 
Mar
15
 
‘Female First’ Web Magazine   http://www.femalefirst.co.uk/books/fran-macilvey-trapped-783473.html  
 
May
15
 
‘Altogether Now’ Web Magazine   http://www.alltogethernow.org.uk/disability-laws-havent-worked-us/
May
15
 
Liverpool Echo
May
15
 
D & S Carer Magazine
July
15
 
Ableradio.com – Interview with Michael McEwan
Aug
15
 
‘Mumsnet’ article  http://www.mumsnet.com/Talk/guest_posts/2451628-Guest-post-I-have-cerebral-palsy-but-I-refuse-to-let-it-define-me
   
Aug
15
 
Edinburgh Festival Fringe – A ‘Fringe First’ appearance
Aug
15
 
Radio Interview with Mike McEwan & Wesley Love
Sept
15
 
Radio Interview – ‘Never Ever Give Up Hope’ Radio – with Carol Graham http://neverevergiveuphopenet.blogspot.ca/2015/11/trapped-my-life-with-cerebral-palsy.html
 
Nov
15
 
Workshop Facilitator with Michael McEwan SNP National Conference for Members with a Disability
 
Jan
16
 
Lead letter to the Herald http://www.heraldscotland.com/opinion/letters/14243668.Letters__Discrimination_laws_do_not_help_disabled_in_the_real_world/
Feb
16
 
Top 50 resources in SPED http://www.early-childhood-education-degrees.com/features/50-best-books-on-special-education/  
July
16
 
Q & A AGM of ‘In Control Scotland’, Glasgow
 
Nov
16
 
Workshop on memoir writing SAW Annual Writers Conference, Cumbernauld
 
Mar
17
  Honourable mention – ‘Mslexia’ Edition 74 – ‘On Not Writing’ by Claire Wingfield  Sum 17
 
Federation of Writers Scotland – featured writer – September 2017 https://federationofwritersscotland.wordpress.com/2017/09/06/featured-writer-fran-macilvey/
Sept 17
   
Invitation from ‘Women with Fierce Words’ with ‘Thistle Scribblers’ as part of ‘World Community Arts Day’, readings at Craigmillar Library, Edinburgh.
 
Feb 18
 
Presentation – Edinburgh Quaker Meeting House – ‘Writing in the Spirit’
Mar 18
 
Federation of Writers Scotland – ‘Sudden Fame’ event, part of ‘Aye Write’ Festival – Mitchell Library, Glasgow, readings
Mar 18
 
https://krpooler.com/memoir-2/why-did-i-write-my-memoir-by-fran-maclivey
Feb 19
 
http://blog.clairitage.com/2019/03/04/inspiration-for-your-memoir-writing/
Mar 19
 
Zoom Interview with Zachary Weekes, Canada
July 20
 
Skype interview with Diana Zsoldos, European Disability Forum
Oct 20

Short Story, ‘Esther’ accepted for short story anthology, ‘Black-Eyed Peas on a New Year’s Day’ – Shannon Page, Editor (paid)
Jan 21

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