A special event hosted by Greenock Burns Club, Saturday 1 July.
Greenock Burns Club are delighted that the following distinguished speakers will be contributing to this special event.
- Professor Gerard Carruthers – (Francis Hutcheson Chair of Scottish Literature, University of Glasgow) and a Co-Director of the Centre for Robert Burns Studies. “Editing Robert Burns for the Twenty First Century”
- Kevin Gallagher (Shaw Scholar, Centre for Robert Burns Studies, University of Glasgow). “There are no facts, only interpretations”: Burns and Scottish Modernism”.
- Moira Hansen (Lord Kelvin Adam Smith Doctoral Scholar, Centre for Robert Burns Studies, University of Glasgow). “More akin to the crying than the laughing philosopher”: melancholic dialogue in the correspondence of Robert Burns and Frances Dunlop”
Admission £5.00 payable at the door - (includes tea/coffee/sandwiches/biscuits)
For more details and to book, please click here: Greenock event
First published: 1 July 2017