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On Scottish ground : selected essays /
Kenneth White.
imprint
Edinburgh : Polygon, 1998.
description
viii, 225 p. ; 22 cm.
ISBN
0748662375
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imprint
Edinburgh : Polygon, 1998.
isbn
0748662375
catalogue key
2279874
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Summaries
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From the founder of the International Institute of Geopoetics comes a collection of essays intent on making available White's analysis of Scottish culture past, present and possible.
Table of Contents
Preface
The Alban Projectp. 1
The Archaic Contextp. 15
A Shaman Dancing on the Glacierp. 35
'Tam o' Shanter': A New Readingp. 49
Into the White Worldp. 58
The Birds of Kentigernp. 68
Scotland, Intelligence and Culturep. 86
The Scot Abroadp. 95
The Franco-Scottish Connectionp. 115
Looking Out: From Neotechnics to Geopoeticsp. 129
Scotland, History and the Writerp. 148
The High Fieldp. 165
Talking Transformationp. 181
Kentigern on Atlantic Quayp. 191
The Fronting Shorep. 202
Origins and Occasionsp. 220
Select Bibliographyp. 223
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