The Literature of
Orkney and Shetland

Skara Brae


Skara Brae


By Writing the North
Date: September 2013

The Stone Age village of Skara Brae and the lives the people who lived there are imagined in the poems of George Mackay Brown and the Irish poet Michael Longley. The video is one of a series looking at the literary heritage of Orkney and was commissioned by Writing the North.