“get leave to live”: Nan Shepherd and the canon of Scottish and International Modernism

  The primary aims of this project are as follows: a) to research in the Nan Shepherd holdings, and archives related to Shepherd’s work, at the University of Aberdeen; b) to consult with several Shepherd experts and writers on her work in order to increase my own understanding of her oeuvre; and c) to dissemination my research findings: i) at an academic conference, ii) in a journal article, iii) in a book monograph, iv) through a website, and v) in the introduction and notes to a critical edition of Nan Shepherd’s The Quarry Wood.

  • Start Date:

    1 January 2019

  • End Date:

    29 February 2020

  • Activity Type:

    Externally Funded Research

  • Funder:

    Royal Society of Edinburgh

  • Value:

    £3547

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