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Allusions, Algorithms, and the Mind: Observations from a Computational Approach to Reading Poetry

AbstractAllusions in epic poetry are a game played between the poet and the reader. The epic poet modifies a famous passage, and invites the reader to make a comparison between their changed version…

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Rememberance Day 2020

Remembrance Day talk from Moray House School of Education and Sport Head of School, Professor Richard Andrews

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CANTO 49

CANTO 49 This event showcases the Fifth Decad of Cantos (42-51) that Ezra Pound composed in 1934-36. While continuing on his epic journey, Pound started this section with new focus and new ideas.…

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Robert Burns in Russia: Translations and Influences

Robert Burns in Russia: Translations of the poems of Robert Burns have sold millions of copies in Russia, and his songs can be regularly heard on radio, television and in famous films. The talk will…

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