A distinguished Burns scholar shares new research into the poet’s involvement in the religious and political issues of the day Continue reading
A teaching fellow at the University of Edinburgh provides a fascinating glimpse into the creative processes of one of Scotland’s finest writers and shares a very personal connection with the material he left behind. Continue reading
A native of Dunbartonshire takes a look at the fascinating life of a local Victorian artist and writer who reported on some of the biggest stories of his day and became embroiled in accusations of forgery over an archaeological dig near Dumbarton. Continue reading
A review of the latest work of the Canadian Professor of International History at Oxford: The war that ended Peace, Margaret MacMillan, Profile Books, 2013.