Friday 5th October 2018 - Liam Logan
Liam Logan is an author and broadcaster whose main area of interest is Ulster Scots. As presenter of BBC Radio Ulster's "A Kist o Words", he made, presented and contributed to radio and television programmes exploring and celebrating Ulster Scots.
A native speaker, he has written for the Ulster Scot newspaper and has authored two books on Ulster Scots, "A Word of Ulster Scots" and "Thon Ulster Scots Book". The latter was originally sponsored by and for the Integrated Education sector.
Liam believes that our rich linguistic heritage is something that brings us together rather than separating us. "We have a linguistic heritage which knits together many strands of language into the unique tapestry which is the way we speak ".