Neill Martin

Senior Lecturer in Scottish Ethnology

Qualifications

BA (Hons), MA, PhD

Fellow, Society of Antiquaries (Scotland)

Responsibilities & affiliations

  • LLC Co-ordinator of Adjustments
  • LLC Representative, College Recruitment and Admissions Strategy Committee
  • LLC Representative, College Study Abroad Progression Committee
  • Chair, LLC Archive Research Group
  • Stiùiriche Sgrùdaidhean Iar-Cheumnach/Director of Postgraduate Studies
  • CSS International Exchange Co-ordinator
  • CSS TPR Liaison
  • Course Organiser, Scottish Studies 2b: Visualising Scotland

Research summary

  • non-narrative oral poetry
  • custom and belief, ritual
  • traditional drama
  • carnival and festive culture
  • invented traditions (especially in post-socialist Europe)
  • ritual language