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The problems with Scottish history: anglo-centrism and national identities

At York our huge range of module options encourages us to explore the history of countless different countries: China, Germany, Russia, Japan, the Caribbean, Latin America and so on. 973 more words


Brithers A' The World O'er - Montreal, 1912

Montreal Daily Star, 30 Nov 1912, page 3

St Andrew’s

“Brithers A’ The World O’er”


The ‘lapsed’ natives

This week’s blog comes from one of our MLitt British Studies students, John Macdonald. John runs a tour company in the Highlands and Islands – … 782 more words

Poetic Politics: A Selection of Contemporary Scottish Political Poetry

Hello, everyone! I’m very excited to finally share a project I’ve been developing for a while. Last year, Sarah Hamlin and I co-organised a conference called… 301 more words


‘Scotland to a T’?

This week’s post comes from Magda Szymborska-Bishop, one of the students on our MLitt British Studies course.

A few months ago Dr Christie Margrave discussed in… 1,073 more words

‘A Superstitious Lot’: Belief and Identity in Scottish Fishing Communities

This week’s blog comes from Dr Fiona-Jane Brown, an historian, folklorist, educator and storyteller from Aberdeen. Fiona has a PhD in Ethnology from the University of Aberdeen and runs a tour company – … 813 more words

Ancestral Identity – Where are the British?

This week’s blog comes from our latest MLitt British Studies student, John Macdonald. John runs a tour company in the Highlands and Islands, The Hebridean Explorer… 620 more words