Scots Wha Play: An English Shakeskipedian Scottish Independence Referendum Mashup

Robert Crawford

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A five-act blank verse mini-drama that draws on 'Macbeth', 'Henry V', 'King Lear' and other Shakespeare plays to reflect on the Scottish independence referendum; the piece was written in advance of the referendum.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe OUPblog Tenth Anniversary Book
Subtitle of host publicationTen Years of Academic Insights for the Thinking World
EditorsAlice Northover
Place of PublicationNew York
PublisherOxford University Press
Number of pages8
ISBN (Print)9780190461881
Publication statusPublished - 2015


  • Scotland
  • Shakespeare
  • Scottish independence

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