Scots: Studies in its Literature and Language

Scots: Studies in its Literature and Language

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ISBN-13: 9789042037397
Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date: 01/01/2013
Series: SCROLL: Scottish Cultural Review of Language and Literature Series , #21
Pages: 312
Product dimensions: 0.63(w) x 0.94(h) x 0.03(d)

Table of Contents

John M. Kirk and Iseabail Macleod: J. Derrick McClure: An Appreciation
J. Derrick McClure: List of Publications
Acknowledgements
Contributors
John M. Kirk and Iseabail Macleod: Introduction
Jeremy Smith: Textual Afterlives: Barbour’s Bruce and Hary’s Wallace
Robert McColl Millar: To bring my language near to the language of men? Dialect and Dialect Use in the Eighteenth and Early Nineteenth Centuries: Some Observations
Marina Dossena: Stour or Dour or Clour: An Overview of Scots Usage in Stevenson’s Works and Correspondence
James Robertson: Pittin the Word(s) Oot: The Itchy Coo Experience of Publishing in Scots in the Twenty-first Century
Christine Robinson: Loanwords in Scots: Some Reflections from Lexicography
Gavin Falconer: G.F. Savage-Armstrong’s Ballads of Down
Stephen Dornan: Scots in Two Early Ulster Novels
Michael B. Montgomery: The Linguistic Landscape of Eighteenth-Century South Argyll, as Revealed by Highland Scot Emigrants to North Carolina
Graham Tulloch: Styles of Scots in Australian Literary Texts
Caroline Macafee: How Gavin Douglas Handled Some Well-known Passages of Virgil’s Aeneid
Peih-ying Lu and John Corbett: Doric Orientalism: James Legge’s Translation of the Shi Jin, or Book of Poetry
Ian Brown: Motivation and Politico-cultural Context in the Creation of Scots Language Versions of Greek Tragedies
John M. Kirk: Civil Service Scots: Prose or Poetry?
Index

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