The internationally acclaimed writer of Trainspotting, and INSP Ambassador, Irvine Welsh took time out from the worldwide press tour for his new book, Dead Men’s Trousers, to talk to INSP about homelessness, living in America and using social media to mobilise.
In 2013, Scottish author – and INSP ambassador – Irvine Welsh resurrected one of his most infamous characters to create an exclusive Christmas story for street papers. But how could Begbie be translated for Trondheim?
Scottish author and INSP ambassador Irvine Welsh has written an exclusive Christmas story for street papers. Set after Trainspotting and its sequel Porno, the story features Welsh’s infamous Francis Begbie. It will be printed by over 30 street papers around the world in their Christmas editions.