Tag Archives: scotland

  1. A gown for all ages: landscapes, objects, and family in a global context

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    November 20, 2016 by Andrew W M Smith

    On October the 16th, we christened my daughter Penelope. Having family and friends come along for the service, next to …
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  2. Burns Night – The Immortal Memory

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    January 25, 2016 by Andrew W M Smith

    I thought I’d share my own take on ‘The Immortal Memory’ written a few years ago to deliver at a …
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  3. Echo Chambers and Exit Polls

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    May 8, 2015 by Andrew W M Smith

    I’m still stumped, I suppose. It’s tough for me to get my head round what happened, and so I’m writing …
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  4. Rugby and Heritage: Connections to the 1871 International

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    March 16, 2015 by Andrew W M Smith

    I’ve always liked my rugby. I can’t honestly say I’ve ever been that good at it mind. At school, I …
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  5. ‘The World is too much with us’: Scotland & Britain After the Referendum

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    September 22, 2014 by Andrew W M Smith

    The principal figures that emerged from the debate with their reputations enriched were not callous youths, but wizened campaigners. Salmond …
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  6. Refashioning the Fashioned

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    September 11, 2014 by Andrew W M Smith

    There will be no great flood nor biblical disaster should the result of the imminent referendum favour Independence. Yet both …
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