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Laureation address – Alastair Reid

Honorary Degree of Doctor of Letters

23 June 2011Awards

English trio up for national awards

Three St Andrews writers shortlisted for Scotland's biggest literary prize.

22 March 2010Awards

‘The Bard’ named Scottish Book of the Year

Professor Robert Crawford has won a major award for his biography of Robert Burns.

1 December 2009Awards

T S Eliot’s Daughter

Scots poets gather for the prestigious British Academy Warton Lecture.

26 October 2009Research

Classics come to life

Families can enjoy learning about the worlds of ancient Rome and Greece this weekend at a day of activities, lectures and performances for all ages hosted by the University of St Andrews.

18 April 2007Local community

Poetry through the ages

* Caption - Four of the poets involved - Professor Robert Crawford and John Burnside (back) and Kathleen Jamie and Don Paterson (front) *

27 September 2005University news

Oor wullie: Burns and Shakespeare

An academic at the University of St Andrews has claimed that it was as a direct result of the influence of Robert Burns that Shakespeare became known as 'the bard'.

25 January 2005Research


Poetry book raises funds for Maggie’s centre

CAPTION: Martin Crawford, the final-year undergraduate, who organised the book.

10 December 2002Fundraising

Launch of Scottish Writing Centre

Seven of Scotland's most distinguished living authors and poets will give readings to mark the launch of a new Scottish Writing Centre on Friday 24 November 2000.

21 November 2000University news