Dryden, L. (in press). H. G. Wells and J. B. Pinker: Previously Unpublished Correspondence Concerning Conrad. Conradian,
No abstract available.
Dryden, L. (in press). Joseph Conrad: Transnational Identity in the Fictions of Empire. L'Epoque Conradienne,
Professor Linda Dryden Joseph Conrad was a writer who crossed national boundaries both in his personal life and in his writing, particularly in his early Malay tales and in He...
Lyall, S. (2017). Scotland’s Top Ten & the Inadequacy of a National Canon: Alasdair Gray’s Lanark (1981). Studies in Scottish literature, 43(2),
Discusses the healthy overlap in the recent BBC Scotland poll on Scotland's Favourite Novel between popular appeal and critical recognition; judges Gray's Lanark as "Scotland'...
Alder, E. (2017). Through Oceans Darkly: Sea Literature and the Nautical Gothic. Gothic Studies, 19(2), (1-15). doi:10.7227/gs.0025. ISSN 1362-7937
Alder, E. (2017). (Re)encountering monsters: animals in early-twentieth-century weird fiction. Textual Practice, 31(6), (1083-1100). doi:10.1080/0950236x.2017.1358686. ISSN 0950-236X
Early twentieth century weird tales occupy an important place in the development of genre fictions. Among the innovations they contribute are new forms of monsters, diverging ...
Lyall, S. (2015). Hugh MacDiarmid and the British State. The Bottle Imp. ISSN 1754-1514
Wasson, S. (2014). Scalpel and Metaphor: The Ceremony of Organ Harvest in Gothic Science Fiction. Gothic Studies. 17, 104-123. doi:10.7227/GS.17.1.8. ISSN 1362-7937
In organ transfer, tissue moves through a web of language. Metaphors reclassify the tissue to enable its redeployment, framing the process for practitioners and public. The pr...
Frayn, A. (2014). Richard Aldington’s Images, the Metropolis and the Masses. Modernist Cultures. 9, 260-281. doi:10.3366/mod.2014.0086. ISSN 2041-1022
Richard Aldington’s city poems in the latter part of his 1915 collection Images
are concerned with the masses who inhabit the modern city. Aldington is
at pains to stress his ...
Lyall, S. (2014). ‘That ancient self’: Scottish Modernism’s Counter-Renaissance. European Journal of English Studies, 18(1), (73-85). doi:10.1080/13825577.2014.881106. ISSN 1382-5577
This essay argues that the twentieth-century movement of literary and cultural revival known as the Scottish Renaissance was, like the Irish Revival lead by W.B. Yeats, a coun...
Fraser, B. (2014). poem:Mariam. Café Dissensus. ISSN 2373-177X
A poem on public execution.
Dryden, L. (2012). Review of Matthew Beaumont. The Spectre of Utopia: Utopian and Science Fictions at the Fin de Siecle. Review of English Studies.. doi:10.1093/res/hgt050. ISSN 0034-6551
A review of Matthew Beaumont
Fraser, B. (2012). Beyond binarism: the agency of the writer at the crossroads of change. Scottish Affairs., 1-16. ISSN 0966-0356
Inaugural lecture as professor in the Scottish Centre of Tagore Studies, March 2013
Lyall, S. (2011). New Cosmopolitanism, Democracy and the place of Scottish Studies. Journal of Irish and Scottish studies. 6, 133-153. ISSN 1753-2396
Schwan, A. (2010). Introduction - Reading and Writing in Prison. Critical Survey, 23(3), (1-5). doi:10.3167/cs.2011.230301. ISSN 0011-1570
No abstract available.
Special issue of Critical Survey - Reading and Writing in Prison. Anne Schwan is guest editor.
Wasson, S. (2009). Olalla's legacy: twentieth century vampire fiction and genetic previvorship. Journal of Stevenson Studies. 7, 55-81. ISSN 1744-3857
Although Robert Louis Stevenson’s short story ‘Olalla’ does not use the word ‘vampire’ at any point, it contains a cluster of motifs that have led critics to identify it as a ...