RLS Day 2019: A Celebration of Robert Louis Stevenson

RLS Day: A Celebration of Robert Louis Stevenson by Edinburgh Napier University's Centre for Literature and Writing (CLAW)

Start date and time

Monday 11 November 2019 7:00 PM

to Monday 11 November 2019 9:00 PM

Event cost


Our annual celebration to mark Robert Louis Stevenson Day is taking place on Monday 11 November at St. Augustine's Church on George IV Bridge from 7-9 pm.

This year we are delighted to welcome author, writer and Stevenson expert Nicholas Rankin to talk about Robert Louis Stevenson and Rider Haggard.

Nick's talk is entitled:
'Rich Pickings from the 1880s: R. L. Stevenson’s Treasure Island and H.R. Haggard’s King Solomon’s Mines

The talk will be followed by a series of original dramas inspired by Stevenson’s travels, created by the university’s MFA Playwriting and Directing students.

Location: St Augustine’s Church, George IV Bridge, Edinburgh.

Free, unticketed.