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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Lyall, S. (2016). Hugh MacDiarmid’s Impossible Community. In S. Lyall (Ed.), Community in Modern Scottish Literature, 82-102. Brill Rodopi
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 S. Lyall (Ed.), Community in Modern Scottish LIterature, vii-xiii. Brill Rodopi
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,...
Lyall, S. (2015). ‘Tenshillingland’: Community and Commerce, Myth and Madness in the Modern Scottish Novel. In S. Lyall (Ed.), Community in Modern Scottish Literature, 1-24. Leiden,: Brill Rodopi. doi:10.1163/9789004317451_002
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...
Frayn, A. (2015). What a victory it might have been”: C. E. Montague and the First World War. In T. Tate, & K. Kennedy (Eds.), The Silent Morning: Culture and Memory After the Armistice, 131-148. Manchester, UK: Manchester University Press
Discusses Montague's post-war prose work in terms of peace and silence.
Frayn, A. (2015). Ford and the First World War. In A. Chantler, & R. Hawkes (Eds.), An Introduction to Ford Madox Ford, 121-133. Ashgate Publishing Ltd
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
Dymock, E., & Lyall, S. (2014). The Poetry of Modernity (1870–1950). In C. Sassi (Ed.), The International Companion to Scottish PoetryAssociation for Scottish Literary Studies
Dryden, L. (2014). Joseph Conrad and H. G. Wells: The Fin de Siecle Literary Scene. Palgrave
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,...
Alder, E. (2014). The dark mythos of the sea: William Hope Hodgson’s transformation of maritime legends. In M. Berruti, S. T. Joshi, & S. Gafford (Eds.), William Hope Hodgson: Voices from the BorderlandHippocampus Press
Frayn, A. (2013). Writing disenchantment: British First World War Prose, 1914-30. Manchester University Press. doi:10.7228/manchester/9780719089220.001.0001
This book argues that disenchantment is not only a response to wartime experience, but a condition of modernity with a language that finds extreme expression in First World Wa...
Alder, E. (2013). 'Sea Monsters'. In J. Weinstock (Ed.), The Ashgate Encyclopedia of Literary and Cinematic MonstersAshgate
Lyall, S. (2013). 'The Kailyard's Ghost: community in modern Scottish fiction'. In I. Brown, & J. Berton (Eds.), Roots and Fruits of Scottish Culture: Scottish Identities, History and Contemporary Literature, 82-96. Association for Scottish Literary Studies