‘The Autobiography in Scottish Gaelic’

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The article questions whether the autobiography in Gaelic is indeed the same genre as the autobiography in other languages, as the authors avoid personal revelation, rather holding themselves up as representativesmof their communities.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationEdinburgh History of Scottish Literature
Subtitle of host publicationModern Transformations: New Identities (from 1918)
EditorsIan Brown
Place of PublicationEdinburgh
PublisherEdinburgh University Press
Number of pages6
ISBN (Print)0748624821
Publication statusPublished - 2007


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Bateman, M. (2007). ‘The Autobiography in Scottish Gaelic’. In I. Brown (Ed.), Edinburgh History of Scottish Literature : Modern Transformations: New Identities (from 1918) (Vol. 3, pp. 225-230). Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.