Sál and Ríosa are on the run from Roghail, a small moon off a distant red planet. They escape on a cargo ship – with the human-crocodile Sergeant Rathaid hot on their heels. But out there waiting for them is a greater menace – and, unknown to
her, Ríona hides a secret that will bring the forces of destruction upon them.
Tinte na Farraige Duibhe is a science fiction novel written in Scottish Gaelic by Tim Armstrong, and won the Saltire Society First Book of the Year Award in 2013. Eoin P Ó Murchú, the translator of the book into Irish, has directed this thrilling
multi-media dramatic reading, featuring actors Seán T Ó Meallaigh, Hilary Bowen Walsh, and Eoin Ó Dhubhghaill. Music by Tim Armstrong and Roddy Neithercut. Visuals by Margaret Lonergan.