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  • 11/2019 Life and Times of Rev. Charles Robertson

    Life and Times of Rev. Charles Robertson

    Sabhal Mòr Ostaig Ionad Iain Nobail 21/11/19 13.00 Free event and open to all to attend. Rev. Charles M. Robertson (1864–1927) was one of the greatest Scottish Gaelic scholars of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. A native of Strathtay in Perthshire, his work as a minister took him... more...
  • 11/2019 Malairt Shònraichte Eadar Alba agus Èirinn

    Malairt Shònraichte Eadar Alba agus Èirinn

    Bha e na adhbhar tlachd do sgioba Leabharlann an t-Sabhail Mhòir fàilte a chur air Séamus Mac Dhaibhéid bho Ghaeláras Mhic Ardghail ann an Contae an Dúin, Èirinn, an t-seachdain sa chaidh. Bha Séamus anns an Eilean Sgitheanach mar phàirt de mhalairt shònraichte de leabhraichean eadar Gàidheil na h-Alba is... more...
  • 11/2019 Sir Iain Noble Memorial Lecture and Young Person of the Year Award 2019

    Sir Iain Noble Memorial Lecture and Young Person of the Year Award 2019

    The eighth Sir Iain Noble Memorial Lecture was delivered by Christina Walker, from the Isle of Lewis, on Thursday 31 October at Sabhal Mòr Ostaig, where she gave an engaging and thought-provoking lecture entitled, ‘The language of community, the language of bonds.’ Christina was born and raised in the village... more...
  • 10/2019

    Sir Iain Noble Memorial Lecture 2019

    Urras an Eilein and Sabhal Mòr Ostaig invite you to attend the Sir Iain Noble Memorial Lecture to be given by Cairistiona Walker, on Thursday 31st October at 7.30pm, in the TDC, ACC, Sabhal Mòr Ostaig. The lecture will be in Gaelic with simultaneous translation available. Refreshments to follow.  ... more...
  • 24/10/2019 - Seòmar Shomhairle, Sabhal Mòr Ostaig

    Founders of the Sacred Way Sanctuary to visit Sabhal Mòr Ostaig

    Thursday 24th October, 1-2pm Seòmar Shomhairle - Everyone welcome. Dr Yvette Collin and Mr Sean Collin from the Sacred Way Sanctuary are visiting the UK and are looking forward to meeting the community in Skye. Dr. Yvette Collin is the Ambassador for the Oglala Lakota Nation, currently located on Pine more...
  • 31/10/2019 - Sabhal Mòr Ostaig Sir Iain Noble Memorial Lecture 2019

    Sir Iain Noble Memorial Lecture 2019

    Urras an Eilein and Sabhal Mòr Ostaig invite you to attend the Sir Iain Noble Memorial Lecture to be given by Cairistiona Walker, on Thursday 31st October at 7.30pm, in the TDC, ACC, Sabhal Mòr Ostaig. The lecture will be in Gaelic with simultaneous translation available. Refreshments to follow.   more...
  • 10/2019 Opportunity for New Gaelic Writers

    Opportunity for New Gaelic Writers

    The Gaelic Books Council and Scottish Book Trust are seeking two unpublished writers to participate in the Gaelic New Writers Awards 2020. The annual Gaelic New Writers Awards development scheme, a collaboration between the two organisations, is now open for applications. Through this programme, two new Gaelic writers will each... more...
  • 10/2019 Clò Ostaig Publishes New Book

    Clò Ostaig Publishes New Book

    Apologies, this is only available in Gaelic at the moment.... more...
  • 10/2019 Macdonald of Sleat Poetry Prize 2019

    Macdonald of Sleat Poetry Prize 2019

    This year’s Macdonald of Sleat poetry prize is being shared by two winners, Flora MacDonald who wrote ‘The Leaf’ and Martin MacIntyre with ‘Healing’.  The competition, which is run by Sabhal Mòr Ostaig in collaboration with Clan Donald Lands Trust, was instituted by Sir Ian Macdonald of Sleat in memory... more...
  • 09/2019

    New Head of Research appointed at Sabhal Mòr Ostaig

    Sabhal Mòr Ostaig, the National Centre for Gaelic Language and Culture, are delighted to welcome Abigail Burnyeat to the post of Head of Research at the College.  Abigail Burnyeat was educated at the Universities of Cambridge and Glasgow and was Lecturer in Celtic and Scottish Studies at the University of... more...