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    18th - 20th Century Gaelic Literature

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    18 July 19:30 - 22:30
  • Join us for the seventh lecture in our new series exploring Gaelic Scotland. This lecture will examine 18th – 20th Century Gaelic Literature.

    Prior to assuming the Chair of Celtic at Edinburgh in June 2013, Dr Rob Dunbar was Senior Research Professor at the University of the Highlands and Islands, and Research Director of the inter-university Soillse Research Project. Previously, Dr Dunbar was a lecturer then senior lecturer in Law at the University of Glasgow and reader then professor in Celtic and Law at the University of Aberdeen. He has been involved in Gaelic language development for 20 years, a member of Bòrd na Gàidhlig from 2006 to 2012 and MG Alba from 2004 to 2012, and was involved in the development of the Gaelic Language (Scotland) Act 2005 and the creation of BBC Alba, Scotland’s Gaelic digital television service.

    Free entry, with all donations welcome. All lectures given in English. Light refreshments will be made available.

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    Funded by Bòrd na Gàidhlig.