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Gdańsk Scottish Studies Research Group

Scotland in Europe Conference III

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Between the 23rd and the 25th September the third Scotland in Europe Conference took place at the Institute of English Studies of the University of Warsaw. The conference opened with a keynote lecture by professor Alan Riach who talked about “Scotland, Europe, Art and Identity: Unanswered Questions and Fundamental Affirmations.”

Pofessor David Malcolm, the head of our group, opened the second day with a keynote lecture:  “Making a Moon Jar: Elizabeth Burns’s Held, Scottish Literature, and Technique.”

The conference gathered more than 50 delegates from different European countries who engaged in the discussion on Scottish literary and cultural exchange with Europe. Many scholars affiliated with our research group were in attendance.

Conference website              

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