Bower’s Scotichronicon – Part 2

This is the second part of Scotichronicast’s book club series. In this episode, Kate Buchanan and Joanna Richardson talk about books 6-10 in Walter Bower’s Scotichronicon.

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


Click here to listen to Part 1

For this talk, they are using the kindle version edited by D.E.R. Watt if you would like to read along.

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.

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Top Image: Forduni Scotichronicon, University of Edinburgh MS 186 f.345r


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