Concocting Alba: The Jacobite Uprising of 1745, Victorian Fashion Trends, and the Invention of Scottish Nationalism, Or, Mel Gibson isn't a reliable historical source
Scottish culture is replicated and reenacted throughout the Commonwealth and the English speaking world. Highland games, family tartans, Robbie Burns recitals, screenings of the film Braveheart, and the necessary eating of haggis may be found throughout the United States, Canada, Australia, and wherever Scots settled. However, many of these cultural festivities are an invention of...
Concocting Alba: The Creation of Scottish Nationalism