Literature and Union Workshop I

Venue: Yudowitz Seminar Room, Wolfson Medical School, Glasgow G12 8QQ


The first workshop takes place on 29 November 2013, in association with the University of Glasgow.

10am-11am Colin Kidd, ‘Union and the Ironies of Displacement in Scottish Literature’

11am-11.15am Coffee & Tea

11.15am-12.30pm Catriona Macdonald & Nick Phillipson, ‘The Puritan-Provincial Vision’

12.30pm-1.30pm Lunch

1.30pm-2.45pm Douglas Gifford, Allan Massie & James Robertson, ‘The Union & the Historical Novel’

2.45pm-3.05pm Coffee & Tea

3.05pm-3.50pm Jeremy Smith, ‘Inventing Scots Language in the Eighteenth Century’

3.50pm-4.30pm Gerry Carruthers & Colin Kidd, ‘Literature & Union: The Project’