Journals Higher Education



Published: 13 June 2011

288 Pages

ISBN: 9780748637744

Bookseller Code (06)

Scottish Literature and Postcolonial Literature

Comparative Texts and Critical Perspectives

edited by Michael Gardiner, Graeme Macdonald, and Niall O'Gallagher

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • Includes discussion of Robert Burns, Walter Scott, James Kelman and Alasdair Gray as well as Scottish writing in Gaelic
  • Considers the insights offered by the work of Alice Munro, Wole Soyinka, Ngugi wa Thiong'o, Franz Fanon and Edward Saïd
  • Looks at Scottish writing in Gaelic and other non-Anglophone postcolonial literatures alongside postcolonial literatures in English