Borne on the Carrying Stream

Borne on the Carrying Stream
Author : Eberhard Bort
Publisher : Grace Note
Total Pages : 319
Release : 2010
ISBN 10 : 1907676015
ISBN 13 : 9781907676017
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Borne on the Carrying Stream Book Description:

"Borne on the Carrying Stream: The Legacy of Hamish Henderson." Hamish Henderson poet, soldier, scholar, folklorist, song-maker and political activist. Eighteen essays engaging with aspects of Hamish Henderson's remarkable contribution to contemporary Scottish culture - from song-writing and song-collecting to poetry and politics. Edinburgh Folk Club's annual Carrying Stream Festival celebrates the life and legacy of Hamish Henderson. A selection of the Festival's Hamish Henderson Lectures, together with the other contributions, paint a fascinating picture of this multi-facetted Scot-'Father of the Scottish Folk Revival'.(http: //www.hendersontrust.org/index.php/en/).


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