Robert Burns: Poems, Songs and Legacy

Gerard Carruthers, The University of Glasgow

Celebrate Robert Burns with this free online course.

This free course from the Centre for Robert Burns Studies, University of Glasgow, will introduce you to the life, works and global celebrity of Robert Burns.

You’ll examine poems, songs, manuscripts, and objects used to commemorate the poet. You’ll also develop your understanding of Robert Burns’s posthumous reputation - from Burns Suppers and Burns Night through to Hogmanay.

No previous experience or qualifications are required for this course - just an interest in Robert Burns, Scottish history and culture, or poetry and song in general.

It is ideal for anyone considering further study in the field, such the courses offered by the Centre for Robert Burns Studies at the University of Glasgow.

Dates:
  • 20 July 2020
  • 23 March 2020
  • 20 January 2020
  • 22 July 2019
  • 21 January 2019
  • 23 July 2018
  • 22 January 2018
  • 23 October 2017
  • 24 July 2017
  • 23 January 2017
  • 18 July 2016
  • 25 January 2016
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  • Language: English Gb

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