Professor Alan Riach

  • Professor of Scottish Literature (Scottish Literature)

telephone: 01413306144
email: Alan.Riach@glasgow.ac.uk

Research interests

Research interests

  • Hugh MacDiarmid and 20th-century Scottish literature
  • Scottish literature in relation to music, painting, film & other arts
  • Literary and Visual imagination in the work of Alasdair Gray
  • Comparative studies of Scottish poetry and painting
  • Scottish literature in education, throughout the curriculum
  • Comparative Modernisms in Scotland, Ireland, America and New Zealand, especially in poetry
  • Imperialism, iconography, canonicity & marginality in Scottish literature
  • Contemporary Scottish literature
  • Course lecturer and Convenor of Level 1 and Honours courses
  • The Collected Works of Hugh MacDiarmid (General Editor)
  • The Edwin Morgan Centre for Creative Writing (member)
  • Association for Scottish Literary Studies (past-President 2006-2010 and co-opted member of Council)

Biography

Born in Lanarkshire, Scotland, in 1957, Alan Riach holds degrees from the Universities of Cambridge, where he studied English as an undergraduate, and Glasgow, where he completed his doctorate in the Department of Scottish Literature. He worked in New Zealand from 1986 to December 2000, where he was Associate Professor of English and a Pro-Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at the University of Waikato, specialising in twentieth-century literature, teaching Scottish, Irish, American and post-colonial literatures, modern poetry and creative writing. His critical writing has appeared in numerous books and journals in Britain, New Zealand and internationally. He is the General Editor of the multi-volume Carcanet Press Collected Works of Hugh MacDiarmid, including the Selected Poems (New Directions, U.S.A., 1993; Penguin 20th Century Classics, 1994). He is the author of Hugh MacDiarmid’s Epic Poetry  (Edinburgh University Press, 1991),  The Poetry of Hugh MacDiarmid (Glasgow: Association for Scottish Literary Studies, 1999) and the co-editor of  The Radical Imagination: Lectures and Talks by Wilson Harris  (1992), Scotlands: Poets and the Nation (2004), The Edinburgh Companion to Twentieth-Century Scottish Literature (2009), Lion’s Milk: Turkish Poems by Scottish Poets (2012) and The Smeddum Test: 21st-century Poems in Scots (2013). He wrote and presented the New Zealand radio series Scotland’s Renaissance (1993), the ‘Literature’ sections of the 10-part  Fearful Symmetries: The 20th Century in Retrospect (1999-2000), and the 4-part The Good of the Arts (2001). His poetry has been published in numerous journals internationally and is collected in  This Folding Map  (Auckland University Press / Oxford University Press, 1990),  An Open Return(Untold Books, New Zealand, 1991), First and Last Songs  (Auckland University Press / Chapman, Edinburgh, 1995), Clearances (Hazard Press, NZ / Scottish Cultural Press, 2001) and Homecoming (Luath Press, Edinburgh, 2009). He is the author of Representing Scotland in Literature, Popular Culture and Iconography: The Masks of the Modern Nation (Palgrave Macmillan, 2005) and co-author of Arts of Resistance: Poets, Portaits and Landscapes of Modern Scotland (2008), described by the Times Literary Supplement as ‘a landmark’. He has contributed to numerous volumes including An Anthology of New Zealand Poetry in English (Oxford University Press, 1997), Dream State: The New Scottish Poets (1997),  121 New Zealand Poets (2005),  Spirits of the Age: Scottish Self-Portraits  (2005),  The Wallace Muse  (2005) and  The Edinburgh Book of Twentieth-Century Scottish Poetry  (Edinburgh University Press, 2005). He is the Glasgow University Senate Representative on the Ayrshire Educational Trust and the Marr Educational Trust.

Publications

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Number of items: 60.

2014

Riach, A. (2014) The Borders, Scottish Literature and the Unanswered Questions. Eildon Tree: New Writing from the Scottish Borders & Beyond (24). pp. 17-19.

Riach, A. (2014) Scottish literature and Anglo-American modernity: what makes it new? In: Irimia, M. and Paris, A. (eds.) Literature and the Long Modernity. Series: Internationale Forschungen zur Allgemein und Vergleichden Literaturwissenschaft (176). Rodopi, Amsterdam-New York, pp. 293-307. ISBN 9789042038523

Riach, A. (2014) Wild Blue: Selected Poems / Dziki błękit: wierse wybrane. Wydawnictwo Maski, Gdansk, Poland. ISBN 9788364088025

Moffat, A., and Riach, A. (2014) Arts of Independence: The Cultural Argument and Why It Matters Most. Series: Viewpoints . Luath Press, Edinburgh. ISBN 9781908373755

2012

Riach, A. (2012) What good is a canon? The case of Scottish literature. Anglistik: International Journal of English Studies, 23 (2). pp. 129-138. ISSN 0947-0034

Riach, A. (2012) W.S. Graham and his Scottish contemporaries. Journal of British and Irish Innovative Poetry, 4 (1). pp. 65-75. ISSN 1758-2733

Riach, A. (2012) Scottish poetry as science fiction: Geddes, MacDiarmid and Morgan's "A Home in Space". In: McCracken-Flesher, C. (ed.) Scotland as Science Fiction. Series: Apercus . Bucknell University Press, pp. 133-151. ISBN 9781611484267

Brown, I. and Riach, A., (Eds.) (2012) Lion's Milk / Aslan Sutu: Turkish Poems by Scottish Poets [translated into Turkish by Gulru White]. Kennedy & Boyd, Glasgow, UK. ISBN 9781849211185

Duncan, L. and Riach, A., (Eds.) (2012) The Smeddum Test: 21st-Century Poems in Scots: The McCash Anthology 2003–2012. Kennedy & Boyd, Glasgow, UK. ISBN 9781849211246

Riach, A. (2012) James K. Baxter and Robert Burns: the form of address. Journal of New Zealand Literature (30). pp. 52-73. ISSN 0112-1227

2011

Riach, A. (2011) C.M. Grieve/Hugh MacDiarmid, editor and essayist. In: Lyall, S. and McCulloch, M. (eds.) The Edinburgh Companion to Hugh MacDiarmid. Series: Edinburgh Companions to Scottish Literature . Edinburgh University Press, pp. 36-47. ISBN 9780748641895

Riach, A. (2011) Hugh MacDiarmid: put it to the touch - an introduction to Dear Grieve. In: Manson, J. (ed.) Dear Grieve: Letters to Hugh MacDiarmid (C.M. Grieve). Kennedy & Boyd, Glasgow, xiii-xxiii. ISBN 9781849210782

Riach, A. (2011) Returning to Assynt. In: Archipelago. Clutag Press, pp. 58-71.

Riach, A. (2011) W.B. Yeats and Hugh MacDiarmid: kingly cousins. In: Dymock, E. and McCulloch, M. (eds.) Scottish and International Modernisms: Relationships and Reconfigurations. Series: ASLS Occasional Papers (15). Association for Scottish Literary Studies, Glasgow, pp. 87-100. ISBN 9781906841072

Riach, A. (2011) Wole Soyinka and Hugh MacDiarmid: the violence and virtues of nations. In: Gardiner, M., Macdonald, G. and O'Gallagher, N. (eds.) Scottish Literature and Postcolonial Literature: Comparative Texts and Critical Perspectives. Edinburgh University Press, pp. 111-123. ISBN 9780748637744

2010

Riach, A. (2010) Tartanry and its discontents: the idea of popular Scottishness. In: Brown, I. (ed.) From Tartan to Tartanry: Scottish Culture, History and Myth. Edinburgh University Press, pp. 115-128. ISBN 9780748638772

2009

Brown , I. and Riach, A., (Eds.) (2009) Edinburgh Companion to Twentieth-Century Scottish Literature. Series: Edinburgh companions to Scottish literature. Edinburgh University Press, Edinburgh, UK. ISBN 9780748636938

Riach, A. (2009) Homecoming: New Poems 2001-2009. Luath Press, Edinburgh, UK. ISBN 9781906817091

Riach, A. (2009) John Buchan: politics, language and suspense. In: Macdonald , K. (ed.) Reassessing John Buchan: Beyond the Thirty-Nine Steps. Pickering & Chatto, pp. 171-181. ISBN 9781851969982

Riach, A. (2009) The poetics of devolution. In: McGuire, M. and Nicholson, C. (eds.) The Edinburgh Companion to Contemporary Scottish Poetry. Edinburgh University Press. ISBN 9780748636259

2008

Leask, N.J., and Riach, A. (2008) Stepping Westward: The Inaugural Lectures of Professor Nigel Leask, Regius Chair of English Language and Literature and Professor Alan Riach, Chair of Scottish Literature, the University of Glasgow: Given on 2nd December 2006. Association for Scottish Literary Studies, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK. ISBN 9780948877841

Moffat, A., and Riach, A. (2008) Arts of Resistance: Poets, Portraits and Landscapes of Modern Scotland. Luath Press. ISBN 9781906307639

Riach, A. (2008) Clearances. In: Livingstone, E. (ed.) Skein of Geese: Poems from the 100 Poets Gathering at StAnza 2007. Shed Press, Balmullo, UK.

Riach, A. (2008) Co-ordinate points: a portrait of David Daiches. In: Baker, W. and Lister, M. (eds.) David Daiches: a Celebration of His Life and Work. Sussex Academic Press, pp. 137-139. ISBN 9781845191597

Riach, A. (2008) Once upon a time in the West of Scotland. In: Stepping Westward: The Inaugural Lectures of Professor Nigel Leask, Regius Chair of English Language and Literature and Professor Alan Riach, Chair of Scottish Literature, the University of Glasgow: Given on 2nd December 2006. Association for Scottish Literary Studies, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK, pp. 49-86. ISBN 9780948877841

Riach, A. (2008) Other than realism: magic and violence in modern Scottish fiction and the recent work of Wilson Harris. International Journal of Scottish Literature , 4 . ISSN 1751-2808

Riach, A. (2008) The Scars of Billy Bones: A Toast to the Memory of Roberts Louis Stevenson. Robert Louis Stevenson Club, Edinburgh, UK.

Riach, A. (2008) The guy rope. In: Calder, A., Berengarten, R. and Calder, G. (eds.) For Angus: Poems, Prose, Sketches and Music, May-July 2008. Los Poetry Press, Cambridge, UK.

2007

Riach, A. (2007) An introduction to the literature of Scotland and Glasgow. Anglo Files: Journal of English Teaching, 146 . pp. 17-21. ISSN 1395-881X

Riach, A. (2007) Hugh MacDiarmid. In: Brown, I., Clancy, T., Manning, S. and Pittock, M. (eds.) The Edinburgh History of Scottish Literature. Edinburgh University Press, pp. 75-83. ISBN 9780748624829

Riach, A. (2007) Literature of industrialisation. In: Brown, I. (ed.) The Edinburgh History of Scottish Literature. Edinburgh University Press, pp. 236-243. ISBN 9780748624812

2005

Riach, A. (2005) Representing Scotland in Literature, Popular Culture and Iconography: The Masks of the Modern Nation. Palgrave MacMillan. ISBN 1403945918

2004

Gifford, D.M. and Riach, A., (Eds.) (2004) Scotlands: poets and the nation. Carcanet, Manchester. ISBN 9781857547405

Riach, A. (2004) The Whistler's story: tragedy and the enlightenment imagination in Scott's The Heart of Midlothian. Studies in Scottish Literature, XXXIII . pp. 308-319. ISSN 0039-3770

2003

Riach, A. (2003) The Brownsbank legacy. In: Robertson, J. (ed.) Stepping into the Avalanche: in Memory of Hugh MacDiarmid : the Tenth Anniversary Anthology of the Brownsbank Creative Writing Fellowship. Brownsbank Press. ISBN 9780952014522

Riach, A. (2003) Edwin Morgan (b. 1920). In: Poplawski, P. (ed.) Encylopedia of Literary Modernism. Greenwood Press, Westport, Connecticut, pp. 266-267. ISBN 0313310173

Riach, A. (2003) Gibbon, Lewis Grassic (James Leslie Mitchell) (1901-1935). In: Poplawski, P. (ed.) Enclopedia of Literary Modernism. Greenwood Press, Westport, Connecticut, pp. 160-162. ISBN 0313310173

Riach, A. (2003) Heather and fern: The Burns effect in New Zealand verse. In: Brooking, T. and Coleman, J. (eds.) The Heather and the Fern: Scottish Migration and New Zealand Settlement. University of Otago Press, pp. 153-171. ISBN 1877276332

Riach, A. (2003) Modernism and Edwin Morgan. In: Poplawski, P. (ed.) Encyclopedia of Literary Modernism. Greenwood Press, Westport, USA. ISBN 9780313310171

Riach, A. (2003) Modernism and Lewis Grassic Gibbon. In: Poplawski, P. (ed.) Encyclopedia of Literary Modernism. Greenwood Press, Westport, USA. ISBN 9780313310171

Riach, A. (2003) Modernism and Scotland, 1890-1940. In: Poplawski, P. (ed.) Encyclopedia of Literary Modernism. Greenwood Press, Westport, USA. ISBN 9780313310171

Riach, A. (2003) Modernism and Scottish poetry, 1922-1999. In: Poplawski, P. (ed.) Encyclopedia of Literary Modernism. Greenwood Press, Westport, USA. ISBN 9780313310171

2002

Riach, A. (2002) Now. In: O'Rourke, D. (ed.) Dream State: The New Scottish Poets. Polygon, Edinburgh, UK. ISBN 9780748662609

2001

Riach, A. (2001) At Loudoun hill. In: Edmond, L.D. and Sewell, B. (eds.) Essential New Zealand Poems. Godwit, Auckland, N.Z.. ISBN 9781869620875

Riach, A. (2001) Clearances. Scottish Cultural Press, Dalkeith. ISBN 1877270075

Riach, A. (2001) Clearances. In: Edmond, L.D. and Sewell, B. (eds.) Essential New Zealand Poems. Godwit, Auckland, N.Z.. ISBN 9781869620875

Riach, A. (2001) Kilmartin Glen. In: Edmond, L.D. and Sewell, B. (eds.) Essential New Zealand Poems. Godwit, Auckland, N.Z.. ISBN 9781869620875

Riach, A. (2001) Necessity of listening. In: Edmond, L.D. and Sewell, B. (eds.) Essential New Zealand Poems. Godwit, Auckland, N.Z.. ISBN 9781869620875

Riach, A. (2001) They dream only of Scotland. In: Edmond, L.D. and Sewell, B. (eds.) Essential New Zealand Poems. Godwit, Auckland, N.Z.. ISBN 9781869620875

Riach, A. (2001) The blues. In: Edmond, L.D. and Sewell, B. (eds.) Essential New Zealand Poems. Godwit, Auckland, N.Z.. ISBN 9781869620875

Riach, A. (2001) A conversation with David Daiches. Quadrant, 45 (1-2). pp. 72-77. ISSN 0033-5002

Riach, A. (2001) A short introduction to my uncle Glen. In: Edmond, L.D. and Sewell, B. (eds.) Essential New Zealand Poems. Godwit, Auckland, N.Z.. ISBN 9781869620875

2000

Riach, A. (2000) Thinking of Norman MacCaig. Quadrant, 44 (10). p. 56. ISSN 0033-5002

1999

Watson , R. and Riach, A., (Eds.) (1999) Annals of the Five Senses and Other Stories, Sketches and Plays. Carcanet Press. ISBN 185754272X

Riach, A. (1999) The Poetry of Hugh MacDiarmid. Series: Scotnotes (15). Association for Scottish Literary Studies. ISBN 9780948877407

1998

Calder, A., Murray, G. and Riach, A., (Eds.) (1998) The Raucle Tongue: Hitherto Uncollected Prose Vol. 3. Carcanet Press. ISBN 9781857543780

1997

Calder, A., Murray, G. and Riach, A., (Eds.) (1997) The Raucle Tongue: Hitherto Uncollected Prose Vol. 2. Carcanet Press. ISBN 9781857542714

Riach, A. (1997) MacDiarmid's Burns. In: Crawford, R. (ed.) Robert Burns and Cultural Authority. Edinburgh University Press, pp. 198-215. ISBN 0748607404

1996

Calder, A., Murray, G. and Riach, A., (Eds.) (1996) The Raucle Tongue: Hitherto Uncollectd Prose Vol. 1. Carcanet Press. ISBN 9781857542349

1991

Riach, A. (1991) Hugh MacDiarmid's Epic Poetry. Edinburgh University Press. ISBN 9780748602575

This list was generated on Wed Dec 17 17:27:03 2014 GMT.
Number of items: 60.

Articles

Riach, A. (2014) The Borders, Scottish Literature and the Unanswered Questions. Eildon Tree: New Writing from the Scottish Borders & Beyond (24). pp. 17-19.

Riach, A. (2012) What good is a canon? The case of Scottish literature. Anglistik: International Journal of English Studies, 23 (2). pp. 129-138. ISSN 0947-0034

Riach, A. (2012) W.S. Graham and his Scottish contemporaries. Journal of British and Irish Innovative Poetry, 4 (1). pp. 65-75. ISSN 1758-2733

Riach, A. (2012) James K. Baxter and Robert Burns: the form of address. Journal of New Zealand Literature (30). pp. 52-73. ISSN 0112-1227

Riach, A. (2008) Other than realism: magic and violence in modern Scottish fiction and the recent work of Wilson Harris. International Journal of Scottish Literature , 4 . ISSN 1751-2808

Riach, A. (2007) An introduction to the literature of Scotland and Glasgow. Anglo Files: Journal of English Teaching, 146 . pp. 17-21. ISSN 1395-881X

Riach, A. (2004) The Whistler's story: tragedy and the enlightenment imagination in Scott's The Heart of Midlothian. Studies in Scottish Literature, XXXIII . pp. 308-319. ISSN 0039-3770

Riach, A. (2001) A conversation with David Daiches. Quadrant, 45 (1-2). pp. 72-77. ISSN 0033-5002

Riach, A. (2000) Thinking of Norman MacCaig. Quadrant, 44 (10). p. 56. ISSN 0033-5002

Books

Riach, A. (2014) Wild Blue: Selected Poems / Dziki błękit: wierse wybrane. Wydawnictwo Maski, Gdansk, Poland. ISBN 9788364088025

Moffat, A., and Riach, A. (2014) Arts of Independence: The Cultural Argument and Why It Matters Most. Series: Viewpoints . Luath Press, Edinburgh. ISBN 9781908373755

Riach, A. (2009) Homecoming: New Poems 2001-2009. Luath Press, Edinburgh, UK. ISBN 9781906817091

Leask, N.J., and Riach, A. (2008) Stepping Westward: The Inaugural Lectures of Professor Nigel Leask, Regius Chair of English Language and Literature and Professor Alan Riach, Chair of Scottish Literature, the University of Glasgow: Given on 2nd December 2006. Association for Scottish Literary Studies, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK. ISBN 9780948877841

Moffat, A., and Riach, A. (2008) Arts of Resistance: Poets, Portraits and Landscapes of Modern Scotland. Luath Press. ISBN 9781906307639

Riach, A. (2008) The Scars of Billy Bones: A Toast to the Memory of Roberts Louis Stevenson. Robert Louis Stevenson Club, Edinburgh, UK.

Riach, A. (2005) Representing Scotland in Literature, Popular Culture and Iconography: The Masks of the Modern Nation. Palgrave MacMillan. ISBN 1403945918

Riach, A. (2001) Clearances. Scottish Cultural Press, Dalkeith. ISBN 1877270075

Riach, A. (1999) The Poetry of Hugh MacDiarmid. Series: Scotnotes (15). Association for Scottish Literary Studies. ISBN 9780948877407

Riach, A. (1991) Hugh MacDiarmid's Epic Poetry. Edinburgh University Press. ISBN 9780748602575

Book Sections

Riach, A. (2014) Scottish literature and Anglo-American modernity: what makes it new? In: Irimia, M. and Paris, A. (eds.) Literature and the Long Modernity. Series: Internationale Forschungen zur Allgemein und Vergleichden Literaturwissenschaft (176). Rodopi, Amsterdam-New York, pp. 293-307. ISBN 9789042038523

Riach, A. (2012) Scottish poetry as science fiction: Geddes, MacDiarmid and Morgan's "A Home in Space". In: McCracken-Flesher, C. (ed.) Scotland as Science Fiction. Series: Apercus . Bucknell University Press, pp. 133-151. ISBN 9781611484267

Riach, A. (2011) C.M. Grieve/Hugh MacDiarmid, editor and essayist. In: Lyall, S. and McCulloch, M. (eds.) The Edinburgh Companion to Hugh MacDiarmid. Series: Edinburgh Companions to Scottish Literature . Edinburgh University Press, pp. 36-47. ISBN 9780748641895

Riach, A. (2011) Hugh MacDiarmid: put it to the touch - an introduction to Dear Grieve. In: Manson, J. (ed.) Dear Grieve: Letters to Hugh MacDiarmid (C.M. Grieve). Kennedy & Boyd, Glasgow, xiii-xxiii. ISBN 9781849210782

Riach, A. (2011) Returning to Assynt. In: Archipelago. Clutag Press, pp. 58-71.

Riach, A. (2011) W.B. Yeats and Hugh MacDiarmid: kingly cousins. In: Dymock, E. and McCulloch, M. (eds.) Scottish and International Modernisms: Relationships and Reconfigurations. Series: ASLS Occasional Papers (15). Association for Scottish Literary Studies, Glasgow, pp. 87-100. ISBN 9781906841072

Riach, A. (2011) Wole Soyinka and Hugh MacDiarmid: the violence and virtues of nations. In: Gardiner, M., Macdonald, G. and O'Gallagher, N. (eds.) Scottish Literature and Postcolonial Literature: Comparative Texts and Critical Perspectives. Edinburgh University Press, pp. 111-123. ISBN 9780748637744

Riach, A. (2010) Tartanry and its discontents: the idea of popular Scottishness. In: Brown, I. (ed.) From Tartan to Tartanry: Scottish Culture, History and Myth. Edinburgh University Press, pp. 115-128. ISBN 9780748638772

Riach, A. (2009) John Buchan: politics, language and suspense. In: Macdonald , K. (ed.) Reassessing John Buchan: Beyond the Thirty-Nine Steps. Pickering & Chatto, pp. 171-181. ISBN 9781851969982

Riach, A. (2009) The poetics of devolution. In: McGuire, M. and Nicholson, C. (eds.) The Edinburgh Companion to Contemporary Scottish Poetry. Edinburgh University Press. ISBN 9780748636259

Riach, A. (2008) Clearances. In: Livingstone, E. (ed.) Skein of Geese: Poems from the 100 Poets Gathering at StAnza 2007. Shed Press, Balmullo, UK.

Riach, A. (2008) Co-ordinate points: a portrait of David Daiches. In: Baker, W. and Lister, M. (eds.) David Daiches: a Celebration of His Life and Work. Sussex Academic Press, pp. 137-139. ISBN 9781845191597

Riach, A. (2008) Once upon a time in the West of Scotland. In: Stepping Westward: The Inaugural Lectures of Professor Nigel Leask, Regius Chair of English Language and Literature and Professor Alan Riach, Chair of Scottish Literature, the University of Glasgow: Given on 2nd December 2006. Association for Scottish Literary Studies, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK, pp. 49-86. ISBN 9780948877841

Riach, A. (2008) The guy rope. In: Calder, A., Berengarten, R. and Calder, G. (eds.) For Angus: Poems, Prose, Sketches and Music, May-July 2008. Los Poetry Press, Cambridge, UK.

Riach, A. (2007) Hugh MacDiarmid. In: Brown, I., Clancy, T., Manning, S. and Pittock, M. (eds.) The Edinburgh History of Scottish Literature. Edinburgh University Press, pp. 75-83. ISBN 9780748624829

Riach, A. (2007) Literature of industrialisation. In: Brown, I. (ed.) The Edinburgh History of Scottish Literature. Edinburgh University Press, pp. 236-243. ISBN 9780748624812

Riach, A. (2003) The Brownsbank legacy. In: Robertson, J. (ed.) Stepping into the Avalanche: in Memory of Hugh MacDiarmid : the Tenth Anniversary Anthology of the Brownsbank Creative Writing Fellowship. Brownsbank Press. ISBN 9780952014522

Riach, A. (2003) Edwin Morgan (b. 1920). In: Poplawski, P. (ed.) Encylopedia of Literary Modernism. Greenwood Press, Westport, Connecticut, pp. 266-267. ISBN 0313310173

Riach, A. (2003) Gibbon, Lewis Grassic (James Leslie Mitchell) (1901-1935). In: Poplawski, P. (ed.) Enclopedia of Literary Modernism. Greenwood Press, Westport, Connecticut, pp. 160-162. ISBN 0313310173

Riach, A. (2003) Heather and fern: The Burns effect in New Zealand verse. In: Brooking, T. and Coleman, J. (eds.) The Heather and the Fern: Scottish Migration and New Zealand Settlement. University of Otago Press, pp. 153-171. ISBN 1877276332

Riach, A. (2003) Modernism and Edwin Morgan. In: Poplawski, P. (ed.) Encyclopedia of Literary Modernism. Greenwood Press, Westport, USA. ISBN 9780313310171

Riach, A. (2003) Modernism and Lewis Grassic Gibbon. In: Poplawski, P. (ed.) Encyclopedia of Literary Modernism. Greenwood Press, Westport, USA. ISBN 9780313310171

Riach, A. (2003) Modernism and Scotland, 1890-1940. In: Poplawski, P. (ed.) Encyclopedia of Literary Modernism. Greenwood Press, Westport, USA. ISBN 9780313310171

Riach, A. (2003) Modernism and Scottish poetry, 1922-1999. In: Poplawski, P. (ed.) Encyclopedia of Literary Modernism. Greenwood Press, Westport, USA. ISBN 9780313310171

Riach, A. (2002) Now. In: O'Rourke, D. (ed.) Dream State: The New Scottish Poets. Polygon, Edinburgh, UK. ISBN 9780748662609

Riach, A. (2001) At Loudoun hill. In: Edmond, L.D. and Sewell, B. (eds.) Essential New Zealand Poems. Godwit, Auckland, N.Z.. ISBN 9781869620875

Riach, A. (2001) Clearances. In: Edmond, L.D. and Sewell, B. (eds.) Essential New Zealand Poems. Godwit, Auckland, N.Z.. ISBN 9781869620875

Riach, A. (2001) Kilmartin Glen. In: Edmond, L.D. and Sewell, B. (eds.) Essential New Zealand Poems. Godwit, Auckland, N.Z.. ISBN 9781869620875

Riach, A. (2001) Necessity of listening. In: Edmond, L.D. and Sewell, B. (eds.) Essential New Zealand Poems. Godwit, Auckland, N.Z.. ISBN 9781869620875

Riach, A. (2001) They dream only of Scotland. In: Edmond, L.D. and Sewell, B. (eds.) Essential New Zealand Poems. Godwit, Auckland, N.Z.. ISBN 9781869620875

Riach, A. (2001) The blues. In: Edmond, L.D. and Sewell, B. (eds.) Essential New Zealand Poems. Godwit, Auckland, N.Z.. ISBN 9781869620875

Riach, A. (2001) A short introduction to my uncle Glen. In: Edmond, L.D. and Sewell, B. (eds.) Essential New Zealand Poems. Godwit, Auckland, N.Z.. ISBN 9781869620875

Riach, A. (1997) MacDiarmid's Burns. In: Crawford, R. (ed.) Robert Burns and Cultural Authority. Edinburgh University Press, pp. 198-215. ISBN 0748607404

Edited Books

Brown, I. and Riach, A., (Eds.) (2012) Lion's Milk / Aslan Sutu: Turkish Poems by Scottish Poets [translated into Turkish by Gulru White]. Kennedy & Boyd, Glasgow, UK. ISBN 9781849211185

Duncan, L. and Riach, A., (Eds.) (2012) The Smeddum Test: 21st-Century Poems in Scots: The McCash Anthology 2003–2012. Kennedy & Boyd, Glasgow, UK. ISBN 9781849211246

Brown , I. and Riach, A., (Eds.) (2009) Edinburgh Companion to Twentieth-Century Scottish Literature. Series: Edinburgh companions to Scottish literature. Edinburgh University Press, Edinburgh, UK. ISBN 9780748636938

Gifford, D.M. and Riach, A., (Eds.) (2004) Scotlands: poets and the nation. Carcanet, Manchester. ISBN 9781857547405

Watson , R. and Riach, A., (Eds.) (1999) Annals of the Five Senses and Other Stories, Sketches and Plays. Carcanet Press. ISBN 185754272X

Calder, A., Murray, G. and Riach, A., (Eds.) (1998) The Raucle Tongue: Hitherto Uncollected Prose Vol. 3. Carcanet Press. ISBN 9781857543780

Calder, A., Murray, G. and Riach, A., (Eds.) (1997) The Raucle Tongue: Hitherto Uncollected Prose Vol. 2. Carcanet Press. ISBN 9781857542714

Calder, A., Murray, G. and Riach, A., (Eds.) (1996) The Raucle Tongue: Hitherto Uncollectd Prose Vol. 1. Carcanet Press. ISBN 9781857542349

This list was generated on Wed Dec 17 17:27:03 2014 GMT.