A liguistic luik at The Buke of The Howlat

  • Rhona Alcorn

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History of Scots postgraduate students worked with the National Library of Scotland to produce a publicly-available linguistic guide to a 15th-century Scots poem on their Wee Windaes website. The guide is additionally publicised on a postcard.

Period31 Oct 2017

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Media contributions

  • TitleA linguistic look at The Buke of the Howlat
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletNational Library of Scotland
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    DescriptionWeb-based guide, and postcard guide, to the language of a 15th-century Scots poem. Prepared by Daisy Smith, Maddi Morcillo Buerreta and Lisa Gotthard (PPLS PG students) and Rhona Alcorn to enrich the existing description found on the National Library of Scotland's Wee Windaes website.
    PersonsRhona Alcorn