International Rights Day

International Rights Day

  Did you know that today, December 10th, is International Human Rights day? I really only learnt about the Universal Declaration of Human Rights at the Edinburgh Festival this year. It was written by representatives from all regions of the world and adopted...
The ‘Disappeared’ – Megan Rix / Ruth Symes

The ‘Disappeared’ – Megan Rix / Ruth Symes

This year was my first time at the Edinburgh Book Festival and the first time that I’ve been asked to be part of the Amnesty International Imprisoned Writers series.   I was there on the 30th August which is the International Day of the Disappeared...