Over 100 days artist and designer Francesco Stumpo created new works based on personal explorations of island themes.Read More
If we are open to diversity in language, we are open to the wonders of our world, writes Malachy Tallack.Read More
Møn in Denmark boasts some of the country's greatest natural wonders, from lush forests to sweeping beaches and pristine chalky white cliffs. Popular as a hiking and stargazing destination, the island has also in recent years been attracting a new generation of residents who are interested in adopting a more rural lifestyle. They include Emile Carlsen, the creative force behind Møn Sessions, a music and video project featuring Danish acts performing in the countryside near his home. Find out more.
In Sagas of Salt and Stone, Robin Roble invites readers on a personal voyage of adventure and discovery of the history, nature and people of Orkney - from seabird colonies and startling rock formations, to fishermen's huts and prehistoric monuments.Read More
Three poems by the Bangor-based writer.Read More
How do you reinterpret a site that preserves conflict? This question is at the heart of a poetry project in Cyprus, introduced by Rhiannon Williams.Read More
Trows, njuggles, selkies, giants and finmen - find out about these strange creatures of northern lore in a fascinating programme by BBC Radio Shetland.
A poem set on Isle Maree, a sacred island on Loch Maree in Wester Ross.Read More
Nature, memory and legend are woven into a vivid image of Barra in this extract from a work in progress by Leonie Charlton.Read More
Recent works by island hopping artist Kittie Jones.Read More
Today's flotsam was highlighted to us by Joanne Coates and it features fellow photographer Rhiannon Adam in conversation with the British Photographic Journal about her Big Fence / Pitcairn Island project. Having travelled to the South Pacific island, famous as the place where many of the Bounty mutineers made landfall, Adam found herself feeling lonely and isolated - an experience that helped her navigate the mindset of the Pitcairners featured in her work.
New poetry by Sheenagh Pugh.Read More
A host of islands loll like the waves of the Tiber in a beguiling short story by Mark Anthony Jarman.Read More
An island off the coast of Scotland boasts some of the richest and easy to reach archaeology in the UK. So why isn’t it better known? Kenneth Brophy and Gavin MacGregor investigate and raise a call to arms.Read More