The Edinburgh Companion to Scottish Traditional Literatures
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Publisher:||Edinburgh University Press|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $39.95|
| Book Description: |
Introduces Scotland's contribution to forms of traditional culture and expression. This title examines the relationship between the oral and the literary in Scots, Gaelic, and English. It explores the cultural meanings of 'tradition' and 'living tradition' and the roles of historical and modern informants, storytellers, and singers.