Dryden, L. & Finkelstein, D. (1998). Cultural Studies in Cyberspace: Teaching with New Technology. ISBN 0863 398 294
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,...
Dryden, L., & Watson, R. (2013). Journal of Stevenson Studies. Stirling Centre for Scottish Studies
Issue 11 of the Journal of Stevenson Studies, edited by Linda Dryden and Rory Watson, has now been published.
Carnegie Trust for the Universities of Scotland
This project investigates the relationship between Joseph Conrad and H. G. Wells in the context of emergent modernism and literary influence. It will result in a monograph of c200 pages, entitled Conr...
To support work on Rabindranath Tagore and to establish a Scottish Centre of Tagore Studies (ScoTs).
To run a series of events to mark the 150th anniversary of the birth of Rabindranath Tagore.To heighten awareness of plans to set up a Scottish Centre of Tagore Studies at Edinburgh Napier.
16 August 2017
16 August 2017
CLAW, along with the Development Office, sponsored Jackie Kay's talk at the Edinburgh International Book Festival. A VIP Reception was held before the event and during the tal...
23 February 2016
14 April 2016
14 April 2016
Dryden, L. (2013). 'Romance-ing Treasure Island: Conrad and Ford's Debt to Robert Louis Stevenson. Journal of Stevenson Studies. 10ISSN 1744-3857
Dryden, L. (2010). Literary affinities and the postcolonial in Robert Louis Stevenson and Joseph Conrad. In M. Gardiner, G. Macdonald, & N. O'Gallagher (Eds.), Scottish Literature and Postcolonial Literature: Comparative Texts and Critical Perspectives, 86-97. Edinburgh University Press. doi:10.3366/edinburgh/9780748637744.003.0006
This paper offers a comparative study of some of the colonial fictions of Stevenson and Conrad. It takes a postcolonial position, arguing that both Stevenson and Conrad were m...
Dryden, L., & Watson, R. (2009). Journal of Stevenson Studies. Centre for Scottish Studies, Universtiy of Stirling
International refereed journal edited by Dryden and Watson
Dryden, L. (2009). Review of Richard Hand ed., Conrad's Victory: The Play and Reviews. Conradiana. 42, 180-183. doi:10.1353/cnd.2010.0014. ISSN 0010-6356
Dryden, L. (2009). Stevenson and popular culture. NJES : Nordic journal of English studies. 9.3, 11-24. ISSN 1654-6970
Dryden, L. (2008). Introduction: Writing Twixt Land and Sea. In Dryden, L., Arata, S. & Massie, E. (Eds.). Stevenson and Conrad: writers of transition, 1-12. Texas Tech University Press. ISBN 978-0896726536
Dryden, L. (2006). Sir High Clifford and the House of Blackwood. In Finkelstein, D. (Ed.). Print culture and the BLackwood tradition 1805-1930, 215-235. University of Toronto Press. ISBN 9780802087119
Dryden, L. (2003). The Hardys and William Mathie Parker. The bibliotheck : a journal of bibliographical notes and queries mainly of Scottish interest. 1, 25-39. ISSN 0006-193X
Dryden, L. (2000). Karain”: Constructing the Romantic Subject’. In Joseph Conrad and the Imperial Romance, 110-136. Palgrave MacMillan. doi:10.1057/9780230597075_6. ISBN 978-1-349-41097-2
In April 1898 Conrad wrote to Cunninghame Graham: ‘I am glad you like Karain. I was afraid you would despise it. There’s something magazine’ish about it. Eh? It was written fo...
Dryden, L. (2000). Joseph Conrad and the Novel of Romance and Adventure: Almayer’s Folly. In Davis, L. L. (Ed.). Conrad's Century: The Past and Future Splendour (Conrad, Eastern and Western Perspectives), 102-126. Columbia University Press. ISBN 9780880339803
Dryden, L. (1999). Heart of Darkness and Allan Quatermain: Apocalypse and Utopia. Conradiana. 31, 173-198. ISSN 0010-6356
Dryden, L. (1999). From "Monty Python" to the Literary Canon : towards a context for studying popular culture. International Studies. Interdisciplinary Political and Cultural Journal. 2, 135-144. ISSN 2300-8695
To raise the profile of Rabindranath Tagore in Scotland. To establish a basis for the launch of the Scottish Centre of Tagore Studies (ScoTs).