For a small group of islands, Orkney has produced an impressive number of writers. Most famously, George Mackay Brown created a vision of the islands and their people - 'fishermen with ploughs' - so powerful that it shaped how many see and think of Orkney. But what about 21st century Orkney? Who will tell its stories and sing its songs?
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