Burns, Public Ceremonial and Civic Scotland, c.1796-c.1914

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    Study of the way in which the national poet Robert Burns was celebrated at large scale public events in 19th century Scotland, and an analysis of the meaning and significance of such activity.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationPerforming Robet Burns
    Subtitle of host publicationEnactments and Representations of the 'National Bard'
    EditorsIan Brown, Gerard Carruthers
    Place of PublicationEdinburgh
    PublisherEdinburgh University Press
    Number of pages17
    ISBN (Electronic)978374457170, 9781474457163
    ISBN (Print)1474457149
    Publication statusPublished - Feb 2021


    • Robert Burns, ceremonials, festivals, identity, civic Scotland

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • General Arts and Humanities


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