ALISON, Jim, ‘Thanks Courteous Wall’

ScotLit 33, 2005 | On 15 October 2005 the late Enric Miralles’ controversial complex of buildings for the Scottish Parliament…
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GORDON, Katherine, ‘Writing the ‘Spirit of Place’: the Poetry of Violet Jacob and Marion Angus’

ScotLit 34, 2006 | In a speech given to members of the Scottish Association for the Speaking of Verse in…
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LINDSAY, Frederic, ‘Practising Crime for a Living’

ScotLit 24, 2001 | Writers and readers share a question about any branch of fiction: Do I want to spend time…
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MACGILLIVRAY, Alan, ‘Obituary for Christine Guthrie (1896–1999)’

ScotLit 21, Winter 1999 | Readers who have loved the writings of James Leslie Mitchell (“Lewis Grassic Gibbon”) will be…
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McGONIGAL, James, ‘Multilingual Poetries Lost and Found’

ScotLit 32, Spring 2005 | In the streets and shops of Glasgow, I hear snatches of conversation between different generations of…
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MENZIES, David, ‘Salute to an Adventurer’

ScotLit 35, 2007 | The great writers, those who still resonate down the generations, do so because their vision was…
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NORQUAY, Glenda, ‘The Far Side of Lorna Moon’

ScotLit 27, Autumn 2002 | The life story of ‘Lorna Moon’ – flight from the confines of a Buchan village, a…
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ROYAN, Nicola, ‘The Poetry of Sir David Lyndsay’

ScotLit 22, Summer 2000 | In the late sixteenth, seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, a literate household in Scotland was likely…
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TROUSDALE, Graham, ‘Language Matters’

ScotLit 31, Autumn 2004 | On March 1st 2004, the Scottish Executive announced that it was investing an additional £4 million…
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