Chitra RamaswamyChitra Ramaswamy is an award-winning journalist and writer. She cut her teeth at The Big Issue before moving to The Scotsman and Scotland on Sunday, where she became one of the newspaper’s leading columnists, critics, interviewers and feature writers. She currently writes for The Guardian, The Times Scotland, and Lonely Planet, regularly chairs events at festivals, and broadcasts for BBC Radio Scotland. Her first book, Expecting, a memoir about pregnancy and birth, won the Saltire First Book of the year Award 2016 and has been shortlisted for the Polari First Prize 2017.

Date: Tuesday 29th August 2017

Time: 13:0016:00

Location: Custom House Leith, 65-67 Commercial Street, EH6 6LH Edinburgh, United Kingdom

This is a free event with limited tickets so please book your space in advance to aviod disappointment.