Dinner Party Debates: The Case for a Deaf Festival in the Festival City

Start date and time

Sunday 11 August 2019


Appleton Tower, Informatics Centre, Fringe Central, Edinburgh

Part of the Fringe Central Events Programme for Fringe participants. The BSL (Scotland) Act 2015 and subsequent National Plan (2017-2023) lays the foundation to improve the lives of BSL users in Scotland. Culture, public life and festivals figure within this mandate. This roundtable discussion takes the format of a lively dinner party and deliberates why Edinburgh should host Scotland's first Deaf festival.