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Contents Series Editors’ Preface . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . vii Acknowledgements . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ix Abbreviations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . xi Introduction: Literatures of the Stewart Kingdom . . . . . . . . . 1 Nicola Royan PART 1: LANGUAGE AND TRANSMISSION 1. The Languages of Scotland . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19 Sara Pons-Sanz and Aonghas MacCoinnich 2. The Transmission of Older Scots Literature . . . . . . . . . . . . 38 Sally Mapstone PART 2: CULTURE AND IDENTITY 3. Expressions of Faith: Religious Writing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 60 Sìm Innes and Steven Reid 4. The Purposes of Literature . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 79 William Gillies and Kate McClune 5. Historiography in Highlands and Lowlands . . . . . . . . . . . 100 Ulrike Hogg and Martin MacGregor PART 3: GENRE AND APPROACH 6. Lyric . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 124 Mícheál B. Ó Mainnín and Nicola Royan 7. Chivalric Literature . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 157 Rhiannon Purdie and Katie Stevenson 8. Elegy and Commemorative Writing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 173 Joanna Martin and Kate L. Mathis 9. Satire . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 200 Tricia A. McElroy and Nicole Meier 10. Performance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 217 John J. McGavin and Dòmhnall Uilleam Stiùbhart 11. Translation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .237 Kaarina Hollo and Thomas Rutledge Contents (continued) Endnotes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 267 Further Reading . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 355 Notes on Contributors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 361 Index . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 365 ...

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ISBN
9781908980243
Related ISBN
9781908980236
MARC Record
OCLC
1082874543
Pages
384
Launched on MUSE
2019-01-21
Language
English
Open Access
No
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