The Edinburgh History of Scottish Literature, Volume Three: Modern Transformations: New Identities (from 1918)

The Edinburgh History of Scottish Literature, Volume Three: Modern Transformations: New Identities (from 1918)

by Ian Brown
     
 


In almost a century since the First World War ended, Scotland has been transformed in many rich ways. Its literature has been an essential part of that transformation. The third volume of the History, explores the vibrancy of modern Scottish literature in all its forms and languages. Giving full credit to writing in Gaelic and by the Scottish diaspora, it brings…  See more details below

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In almost a century since the First World War ended, Scotland has been transformed in many rich ways. Its literature has been an essential part of that transformation. The third volume of the History, explores the vibrancy of modern Scottish literature in all its forms and languages. Giving full credit to writing in Gaelic and by the Scottish diaspora, it brings together the best contemporary critical insights from three continents. It provides an accessible and refreshing picture of both the varieties of Scottish literatures and the kaleidoscopic versions of Scotland that mark literary developments since 1918.

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Scotia
Excellent and extensive.

Scotia: Interdisciplinary Journal of Scottish Studies
Excellent and extensive.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780748624829
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
Publication date:
01/23/2007
Series:
Edinburgh History of Scottish Literature Series
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.70(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

Ian Brown is Professor in Drama at the Kingston University Thomas Clancy is Lecturer in the Department of Celtic at the University of Glasgow Susan Manning is Grierson Professor of English Literature, and Director of the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities at the University of Edinburgh Murray Pittock is Bradley Professor of English Literature at the University of Glasgow

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