“It’s a kind of reincarnation without death: all these different lives we get to live in this one body, as ourselves.”
You Could Make This Place Beautiful
“When I try to imagine the addresses of the houses and apartments I lived in before my grandparents kidnapped me, I can’t remember anything.”
Pulling the Chariot of the Sun
“How rich and diverse, how complex and non-linear the history of all women is.”
A History of Women in 101 Objects
“All that matters is that you are making something you love, to the best of your ability, here and now.”
The Creative Act
Above the Waterfall
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The trailer for A Life in Progress: a feature length documentary on Alasdair Gray, filmed over the course of fifteen years.