University of Glasgow experts reveal fascinating new insight into Robert Burns domestic life
Mon, 23 Jan 2023 10:00:00 GMT
An astonishing discovery found at a 13th century Scottish castle has shed new light on the day-to-day domestic life of Robert Burns and his family, academics at the University of Glasgow have revealed.
New Burns Supper artwork unveiled in virtual reality exhibition
Fri, 21 Jan 2022 09:00:00 GMT
A new artwork by the Scottish artist David Mach for the University of Glasgow, celebrating the global reach of the Burns Supper and Scotland’s national bard, will be officially launched in virtual reality on Burns Night.
21st Century Technology Delivers History & Literature Lesson on Scotland’s National Bard!
Mon, 25 Jan 2021 10:00:00 GMT
Dr Pauline Mackay from the University of Glasgow’s Centre for Robert Burns Studies has worked with edify VR experts to create a virtual lesson on Robert Burns' Tam o' Shanter poem.
University of Glasgow research finds Robert Burns is worth £203 million annually in direct value to Scotland, and almost £140 milion in brand value
Fri, 10 Jan 2020 08:00:00 GMT
Scotland’s national bard is worth just over £200 million a year to the Scottish economy and the poet’s brand is worth nearly £140 million annually, a report by the University of Glasgow has revealed.
Donation will help continue research into Scotland’s national bard at the University of Glasgow
Thu, 16 Jan 2020 09:00:00 GMT
A philanthropic American couple have gifted a quarter of a million dollars to the home of the largest concentration of Robert Burns experts in the world, it was announced today.
Robert Burns: Radical Exciseman
Thu, 25 Jan 2018 00:05:00 GMT
New research on Burns exhibited at the National Records of Scotland
College Teaching Excellence Award for Burns courses
Tue, 09 May 2017 10:55:00 BST
Obituary for Professor R D S Jack
Please find the Obituary for Professor R D S Jack, former Fellow of the Centre for Robert Burns Studies, provided by Professor Patrick Scott, here.
Fulbright Success for "Editing Robert Burns for the 21st Century" Project Doctoral Student
Tue, 21 Jun 2016 10:55:00 BST
Arun Sood, a recent PhD graduate at the University of Glasgow has received a Scottish Studies Fulbright Award to enable him to research at Georgetown University on one of the most prestigious and selective scholarship programmes operating world-wide.
The Centre for Robert Burns Studies - Shaw Scholarship
Thu, 15 May 2014 12:52:00 BST
The Centre for Scottish and Celtic Studies Centenary Lecture Series: The People's Chair in Scottish History and Literature
Tue, 02 Apr 2013 09:46:00 BST
The Centre for Scottish and Celtic Studies - Ionad Eòlas na h-Alba is na Ceiltis - warmly invites you to a series of lectures celebrating the centenary of Scottish History and Literature at the University of Glasgow.
'Robert Burns: At Home and Abroad' on iTunesU
Tue, 26 Nov 2013 17:02:00 GMT
The Centre for Robert Burns Studies is delighted to announce that a selection of papers delivered at the 'Robert Burns: At Home and Abroad' conference in January 2013 are now available to listen to on the University of Glasgow's iTunesU.
'Kilmarnock Edition' on iTunes-U
Mon, 26 Nov 2012 17:14:00 GMT
To mark St Andrew's Day, The Centre for Robert Burns Studies is very pleased to announce that we have launched recordings of speakers, and music performed by Bill Adair, from our recent 'Kilmarnock Edition' symposium, held in October 2012.