"Adopting Cultures and Embodying Myths in Jackie Kay's The Adoption Papers and Red Dust Road

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    Abstract

    An assessment of the themes of culture and myth in two texts by Scottish writer Jackie Kay.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationRoots and fruits of Scottish Culture: Scottish Identities, History and Contemporary Literature
    EditorsIan Brown, Jean Berton
    Place of PublicationGlasgow
    PublisherScottish Literature International
    Pages65-81
    ISBN (Print)978-1-908980-076
    Publication statusPublished - 2014

    Keywords

    • Culture
    • myth
    • Scotland
    • adoption
    • poetry
    • memoir

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    Pateman, M. (2014). "Adopting Cultures and Embodying Myths in Jackie Kay's The Adoption Papers and Red Dust Road. In I. Brown, & J. Berton (Eds.), Roots and fruits of Scottish Culture: Scottish Identities, History and Contemporary Literature (pp. 65-81). Scottish Literature International. https://asls.arts.gla.ac.uk/Roots_and_Fruits.html