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Varieties of Scottishness

exploring the Ulster-Scottish connection : proceedings of the Cultural Traditions Group Conference, March 1996

by Cultural Traditions Group (Northern Ireland). Conference

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Published by Institute of Irish Studies, Queen"s University of Belfast in [Belfast] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Northern Ireland
    • Subjects:
    • Scots -- Northern Ireland -- History -- Congresses.,
    • National characteristics, Scottish -- Congresses.,
    • National characteristics, Irish -- Congresses.,
    • Northern Ireland -- Civilization -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by John Erskine and Gordon Lucy.
      SeriesCultural traditions in Northern Ireland
      ContributionsErskine, John., Lucy, Gordon., Queen"s University of Belfast. Institute of Irish Studies.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA990.U46 C845 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 148 p. :
      Number of Pages148
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL478415M
      ISBN 100853896682
      LC Control Number98204537
      OCLC/WorldCa39046094

        Figuring, disfiguring the literary past: the strange cases of Ross Sinclair and Calum Colvin (Camille Manfredi) 3. History and tartan as enactment and performance of varieties of 'Scottishness' (Ian Brown) Part II: Poetic Roots and Identities 4. New Poems, Chiefly in the Scottish Dialect: 'A sly wink to the master' (Karyn Wilson Costa) /5(1). The Edinburgh History of Scottish Literature in three volumes then is, yet, a single work. Each editor has taken prime responsibility for an individual period: Thomas Owen Clancy for up to , Murray Pittock for –, Susan Manning for – and Ian Brown for onwards.

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      Types of Tartan. Much of what we know, or think we know, about Scottish tartans originates in a book that was published in and entitled Vestiarium was the work of two brothers, who called themselves John Sobieski Stuart and Charles Edward Stuart.   Abstract. Taking as its subject the radical poet and United Irishman James Orr of Ballycarry, County Antrim, Baraniuk offers a much-needed, nuanced discussion of Ulster-Scots literary tradition, arguing that it represents a significant and unjustly neglected northern Dissenting school of Author: Carol Baraniuk.


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