Features Podcast

Edward Bruce and the Scottish Invasion of Ireland, with Joanna Richardson

Kate Buchanan is joined by Joanna Richardson to discuss Joanna’s journey to studying medieval Scottish history and her work on Edward Bruce and the Scottish Invasion of Ireland.

Joanna Richardson is a PhD student at the University of Edinburgh, where she is focusing her research on John Barbour’s The Bruce, the Scottish invasion of Ireland led by Edward Bruce during the Scottish Wars of Independence, and Scottish-Irish relations in the 14th and 15th centuries. You can learn more about Joanna’s work on her university profile, her blog Chasing Celts, or follow Joanna on Twitter @joanna_ric


See also her LAMPS Conference paper: Edward Bruce in Ireland: Chivalry and Kingship in John Barbour’s The Bruce

Scotichronicast is hosted by Kate Buchanan. She received her Ph.D. from the University of Stirling in 2014, with her primary research is on medieval Scottish castles and their landscapes. She co-edited and contributed to Medieval and Early Modern Representations of Authority in Scotland and the British Isles, which was published by Routledge in 2016. Kate is also an adjunct instructor for the history program at Southern New Hampshire University. Follow her on Twitter at @k8_buchanan.

You can listen to more episodes of Scotichronicast through Apple Podcasts or Buzzsprout.

You can follow also follow the podcast on Twitter @scotichronicast

Top Image: Scotland and Ireland in a 15th century portolan chart


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