Murray PITTOCK

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1962-01-05
Education Aberdeen GS, Univ of Glasgow (Bradley Medal, Buchanan Prize, Fotheringham Bursary, MA), Balliol Coll Oxford (Snell exhibitioner, ESU scholar, Nat Speech Communication Assoc of America visiting scholar, DPhil), Univ of Glasgow (DLitt)
Books & Publications The Invention of Scotland (1991, 2 edn 2014), Spectrum of Decadence: The Literature of the 1890s (1993, 2 edn 2014), Poetry and Jacobite Politics in Eighteenth-Century Britain and Ireland (1994, 2 edn 2006), The Myth of the Jacobite Clans (1995, 2 edn 2009), Inventing and Resisting Britain (1997), Jacobitism (1998), Celtic Identity and the British Image (1999), Scottish Nationality (2001), A New History of Scotland (2003), The Edinburgh History of Scottish Literature (co-ed, 2006), The Reception of Sir Walter Scott in Europe (ed, 2007, 2 edn 2014), James Boswell (2007), Scottish and Irish Romanticism (2008, 2 edn 2011), The Road to Independence? (2008, 2 edn 2014), Loyalty and Identity (co-ed, 2010), Edinburgh Companion to Scottish Romanticism (ed, 2011), Robert Burns in Global Culture (ed, 2011), Material Culture and Sedition (2013), The Reception of Robert Burns in Europe (ed, 2014)
Recreations walking, debating (memb Br Isles debating team 1984, former Oxford Union debating champion, convenor of debates and dep speaker for life Glasgow Univ Union), chess
Clubs Adam Smith
Style Prof Murray Pittock, FRSE
Career formerly: prof of Scottish and Romantic Literature Univ of Manchester, prof of literature Univ of Strathclyde, reader Univ of Edinburgh; currently head Coll of Arts, vice-princ and Bradley prof of English literature Univ of Glasgow; sr Warnock fell Yale Univ 1998 and 2000-01; visiting prof: Trinity Coll Dublin 2008, Charles Univ Prague 2010, Notre Dame 2014, NYU 2015; assoc ed Oxford DNB 1998-, jt founding ed Scottish Studies Review 2000-07; pres Scottish Ctee of Profs of English 2001-03; memb: Fellowship Ctee Lit, Language and History and Creative Industries RSE, Humanities Research Ctee RSE 2006-10, AHRC English Postgraduate Panel 2006-08, Advsy Gp Scottish Govt 2009; convenor Nat Champions' Gp Scottish Studies 2011-13, convenor Int Assoc for the Study of Scottish Literatures 2014-17; fell HE Acad; BP Humanities Research Prize 1992-93, Chatterton lectr in poetry Br Acad 2002, nominated, called or shortlisted for various prizes incl Orwell, Saltire and Wolfson prizes; various invited lectureships; pres: Boswell Soc 2001-02, Edmund Burke Soc; tstee: Jacobite Studies Tst 2003-, Ossian Monument Tst 2012; FRHistS 1992, FSA Scot 1995, fell English Assoc (FEA) 2001, FRSA 2002, FRSE 2004
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