Discover more about the research being carried out in the School of Literatures, Languages and Culture.
Revitalising the Scottish Gaelic language
Embracing a ‘new mode of culture’
Our Bondage and Our Freedom
Conversion, Translation and the Language of Autobiography
The Cantos Project
Fatherland as Motherland: Unstable Gender and Nation in Italian Great War Literature
Film and the Other Arts: Intermediality, Medium Specificity, Creativity International Research Network
The Backside of the Bones
Staging the Henrician court
To mark 500 years since Henry VIII became king, Hampton Court Palace saw The Play of the Weatherrehearsed and performed in its Great Hall in 2009. This led to the ‘Staging the Scottish Court’ project to produce A Satire of the Three Estates at Linlithgow Palace in 2013.
Reinvigorating traditional arts in Scotland
Three research projects based on audio material from the University of Edinburgh’s archives are bringing traditional Scottish music and song back to life for a modern audience.