Alan Riach

Alan Riach, Professor of Scottish Literature at Glasgow University, born in Airdrie, Lanarkshire, in 1957, took his first degree from Cambridge in 1979, completed a PhD in Scottish Literature at the University of Glasgow in 1986 and worked in New Zealand at the University of Waikato from 1986-2000. He is the author of numerous books and articles, general editor of Hugh MacDiarmid's collected works and co-editor of The Edinburgh Companion to Twentieth-Century Scottish Literature (2009) and Scotlands: Poets and the Nation (2004). His books of poems include This Folding Map (1990), First & Last Songs (1995) and Clearances (2001). He is the editor of The International Companion to Edwin Morgan (2015) and has published highly praised English-language versions of the great Gaelic poems of the eighteenth century, Duncan Ban MacIntyre's Praise of Ben Dorain (2014) and Alasdair Mac Mhaighster Alasdair's The Birlinn of Clanranald (2015).

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