Teaching

Summer Semester 2021
Lecture 314 English Literature and Culture:
Survey of Scotland’s History, Literature and Culture

Modelled on our Survey of British Culture and Literature (CS1 and CS3),
this lecture will provide an overview of Scotland’s History, Culture and Literature,
starting with questions of identity and a sense of place
before embarking on a journey through the ages that will open up vistas
into Scotland's rich cultural heritage and her stories of nationhood.

The aim of this lecture is to present

  • A survey of the history of Scotland
  • A survey of the literature of Scotland from the beginnings to the present
  • A survey of the most important cultural changes during this (long) time