By Tom Hubbard (editor), R.D.S. Jack (editor)
If there's ocht in Scotland that’s worthy ha’en there's nae distance to which it’s unattached (Hugh MacDiarmid) A realignment of Scottish literary reviews is lengthy late. the current quantity counters the relative overlook of comparative literature in Scotland through exploring the fortunes of Scottish writing in mainland Europe, and, conversely, the engagement of Scottish literary intellectuals with eu texts. lots of the contributions draw at the on-line Bibliography of Scottish Literature in Translation (http://boslit.nls.uk). jointly they reveal the richness of the artistic discussion, not just among writers, but additionally among musicians and visible artists after they flip their cognizance to literature. The members to this quantity conceal such a lot of Europe, together with the German-speaking international locations, Scandinavia, France, Catalonia, Portugal, Italy, the Balkans, Hungary, the Czech Republic and Russia. All Scotland's significant literary languages - Gaelic, Scots, English and Latin - are featured in a continent-wide labyrinth that might pay off extra exploration. participants Ian RANKIN: Foreword Tom HUBBARD: advent: Coalescences Roger eco-friendly: George Buchanan’s Psalm Paraphrases in a eu Context R.D.S. JACK: Translation and Early Scottish Literature Norbert WASZEK: The Scottish Enlightenment in Germany, and its Translator, Christian Garve (1742–98) Christopher WHYTE: purposes for Crossing: ecu Poetry in Gaelic J. Derrick MCCLURE: eu Poetry in Scots Margaret ELPHINSTONE: a few Fictions of Scandinavian Scotland Kirsteen MCCUE: Schottische Lieder ohne W?rter?: What occurred to the phrases for the Scots tune preparations by way of Beethoven and Weber? Iain GALBRAITH: “Your Scottish dialect drives us mad”: A be aware at the Reception of Poetry in Translation, with an Account of the interpretation of contemporary Scottish Poetry into German Corinna KRAUSE: Gaelic Poetry in Germany Dominique DELMAIRE: Translating Robert Burns into French: Verse or Prose? Eilidh BATEMAN and Sergi MAINER: Scotland and Catalonia Zsuzsanna VARGA: Sporadic Encounters: Scottish-Portuguese Literary Contacts considering that 1500 Marco FAZZINI: Bridging Ineffable Gaps: MacDiarmid’s First Scots Poem into Italian Mario RELICH: Scottish Writers and Yugoslavia as Apocalyptic Metaphor Emilia SZAFFNER: Scottish Writers in Translation as released within the Hungarian journal Nagyvil?g Teresa Grace MURRAY: Small Voices within the colossal photograph Robert R. CALDER: Slavist as Poet: J.F. Hendry and the Epic of Russia (Some Footnotes from a private Memoir) Index
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Rabelais: Gargantua and Pantagruel translated by Thomas Urquhart and Pierre Motteux, vol. 2. London: David Nutt. Wittig, Kurt. 1958. The Scottish Tradition in Literature. Edinburgh: Oliver and Boyd. The Scottish Enlightenment in Germany, and its Translator, Christian Garve (1742–98) Norbert Waszek After a general outline and framework of the reception of the Scottish Enlightenment in eighteenth and nineteenth century Germany, the chapter concentrates on Christian Garve (1742–98), the foremost translator and populariser of Scottish philosophy in contemporary Germany.
In pointing to various metrical errors Lindsay, notwithstanding his very full knowledge of classical metrics and manuscripts, had evidently overlooked the fact that early printed editions are not immune from error themselves. By the application of the classicist’s normal techniques the apparent errors, or divergences from classical practice, in the paraphrases can be reduced to literally two or three (Green 1986a; 1986b), and the same may well be true of his other poems. Buchanan was before long obliged by his health and shortage of funds, and the death of the uncle who had supported him, to return to Scotland.
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