Airts o Soons an Eeen: Scotland’s Art in Scots

Theatre artist and Scots language advocate Ishbel McFarlane explores the cultural importance of Scots through key pieces in the National Galleries of Scotland.

Airts o Soons an Eeen: Scotland’s Art in Scots

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Theatre artist and Scots language advocate Ishbel McFarlane explores the cultural importance of Scots – also called Doric, Glaswegian and Lallans amongst others – through key pieces in the National Galleries of Scotland in an illuminating talk, which highlights how linguistic culture interacts with visual culture.

Event held at Scottish National Portrait Gallery.

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