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Celebrating Columba: St. Columba, the Exile
May 20, 2021 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm UTC+1
Born to a powerful Irish family, Columba fled his homeland in the company of twelve men and sailed for Scotland, where he would found one of the country’s most influential monasteries. In this workshop, poet in residence for Historic Environment Scotland Alex Aldred will lead discussions and writing exercises exploring different perspectives on St. Columba’s exile.