Entries are invited for the third annual RBANA competition for original poetry written in the style of Robert Burns. Entries must be received by April 1, 2018 with the results to be announced at the RBANA AGM & Conference 2018 to be held in Philadelphia April 20-22. Click the link below for the competition rules. … [Read more…]
The registration package for the Philadelphia meeting April 20-22 has been posted in the Next Conference section. Please register early!!
Report posted in Burns Supper Reports
Latest issue now posted. See Tattler Section.
Hamilton Cairn Report 2017
Reports of the Jolly Beggars and Jean Armour events held recently by the Medicine Hat Club have been posted on this website under Blogs and Reports – Burns Supper Reports. Here are copies: Medicine Hat Jolly Beggars Banquet 2017 Medicine Hat Jean Armour Dinner 2017
Many of us at RBANA remember Patrick Scott as a Burns scholar and a gentleman, and one of the University of South Carolina Scottish Literature department which so graciously hosted our highly successful Conference and AGM in 2014. Patrick is the co-author of a new book on the Kilmarnock edition. Here is his description of the book … [Read more…]
Here’s the link to the latest in the series of free online courses on Robert Burns being offered by Gerry Carruthers and his team at Glasgow University. Several of us at RBANA have taken these and they are highly recommended. This one starts today, October 23. https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/robert-burns?utm_campaign=Share+Links&utm_medium=futurelearn-run_details&utm_source=email
Latest issue is now posted – see Tattler page.
Medicine Hat Burns Club hosted this event on Canada Day, and suggest it could be copied elsewhere to promote Burns and RBANA! MH Haggis on a Bap Day