My first blog post will place my PhD project—and King Malcolm III—in historical and literary context. Since the name “Malcolm III” might not be as recognisable as Malcolm Canmore, I will continually refer to the king as the latter. 1,006 more words
Tags » Scottish Identity
I will admit to spending an inordinate amount of time thinking about identity. My academic interest, since my Master’s has been about how people of British origin Canada saw themselves, and expressed their identity through the public and religious lives. 490 more words
From the Archives – Scottish Affairs – What factors influence the decision to support Scottish Independence?
Montreal Standard, 4 November 1911, page 18
Duke to Attend the Ball
The seventy-sixth annual meeting of St Andrew’s Society of Montreal was held on Thursday, with Lieut-Colonel Gardner in the chair. 214 more words
What’s it like to be Scottish?
Fraser smiled. ‘Easy seen you haven’t lived in Edinburgh for very long. When you’ve been here a few years you find it’s a case of just trying to get through the whole sorry farce of Hogmanay with as little involvement as possible. 325 more words