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Posted On Dezember 11, 2015By Denise MinaIn Biografie, Crimemag, Nachruf

Nachruf: William McIlvanney

William McIlvanney 1936-2015 by Denise Mina Earlier this year the Glasgow Film Theatre held an invitation-only big screen showing of the BBC documentary ‘William MacIlvanney: Living With Words’. The documentary traced his career and life, showed archive from previous documantaries about him, filmed in the eighties, intercut with conversations between William and his equally famous brother, the sports writer and journalist, Hugh McIlvanney. The first four rows in the cinema were reserved for family and friends. At the end of the showing the director stood up and talked about howRead More