Fraser, B. (2017). The Spirit of India: an exploration of Rabindranath Tagore and Mahatma Gandhi's ideas on nationalism. In Tagore and Nationalism, 245-256. Springer Verlag. doi:10.1007/978-81-322-3696-2_16. ISBN 978-81-322-3695-5, 978-81-322-3696-2
Rabindranath’s stand on the ideas of nation and nationalism has become a part of a national debate that often left him isolated and misunderstood in his own country. This pape...
Fraser, B. (2016). The Man of Faith: Tagore on Social Inclusion. In Knotkova-Capkova, B. (Ed.). Tagore on Discriminations: Representing the Unrepresented(1). ISBN 978-80-87956-31-1
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Soto-Morettini, D. (2016). Mastering the Shakespeare Audition. Bloomsbury Publishing. ISBN 9781474266871
Mastering the Shakespeare Audition is a practical collection of approaches to analysing the structure of Shakespeare's monologue texts, understanding the prosody and metre, an...
Lyall, S. (2016). Hugh MacDiarmid’s Impossible Community. In Lyall, S. (Ed.). Community in Modern Scottish Literature, 82-102. Brill Rodopi. ISBN 9789004317444
This chapter suggests two main related points. The overarching contention is that Hugh MacDiarmid was a poetic, political, polemical, and metaphysical impossibilist (rather th...
Lyall, S. (2016). In search of community. In Lyall, S. (Ed.). Community in Modern Scottish LIterature, vii-xiii. Brill Rodopi. ISBN 9789004317444
Community derives from the Latin root word communis (common), which itself breaks down into two possible derivations [...]. The first, com plus munis (what is indebted, bound,...
Fraser, B. (2016). The New Scots: Migration and Diaspora in Scottish Poetry. In Lyall, S. (Ed.). Community in Modern Scottish Literature, 214-234. Brill Rodopi. doi:10.1163/9789004317451_013. ISBN 9789004317444
This chapter examines the poetry of Scottish South Asians, the "New Scots" who bring a whole history of displacement, dislocation and relocation with them, as their memory of...
Frayn, A. (2015). What a victory it might have been”: C. E. Montague and the First World War. In Tate, T. & Kennedy, K. (Eds.). The Silent Morning: Culture and Memory After the Armistice, 131-148. Manchester University Press. ISBN 978-0719090028
Discusses Montague's post-war prose work in terms of peace and silence.
Frayn, A. (2015). Ford and the First World War. In Chantler, A. & Hawkes, R. (Eds.). An Introduction to Ford Madox Ford, 121-133. Ashgate Publishing Ltd. ISBN 9781472469083
Lyall, S. (2015). ‘Tenshillingland’: Community and Commerce, Myth and Madness in the Modern Scottish Novel. In Lyall, S. (Ed.). Community in Modern Scottish Literature, 1-24. Brill Rodopi. ISBN 9789004317444
While ‘community’ as a concept has come under increasing attack in a neoliberal era, it has remained in Scotland a mythic, though not unexamined, signifier of resistance to pe...
Schwan, A. (2015). Frederick William Robinson, Charles Dickens, and the Literary Tradition of "Low Life". In McDonagh, J. & Bristow, J. (Eds.). Nineteenth-Century Radical Traditions, 63-84. Palgrave Macmillan. ISBN 978-1-137-59705-2
Frederick William Robinson, Charles Dickens, and the Literary Tradition of "Low Life".
Lyall, S. (2015). The battle for civilisation in Gibbon’s science fiction. In The International Companion to Lewis Grassic Gibbon, 119-132. Scottish Literature International. ISBN 9781908980137
Dryden, L. (2014). Joseph Conrad and H. G. Wells: The Fin de Siecle Literary Scene. Palgrave. ISBN 9781137500113
This is the first sustained examination of of the literary friendship between Conrad and Wells. Drawing upon archival research, diaries, letters and a close analysis of texts,...
Fraser, B. (2014). Letters to my Mother and other Mothers. Luath Press Ltd. ISBN 978-1-910745-14-4
A book of original poems.
Dymock, E. & Lyall, S. (2014). The Poetry of Modernity (1870–1950). In Sassi, C. (Ed.). The International Companion to Scottish Poetry. Association for Scottish Literary Studies. ISBN 9781908980151
Fraser, B. (2014). Poems. In Six Seasons Review. The University Press Limited (UPL)