Moira Burgess

Standard Name: Burgess, Moira


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Anthologization Willa Muir
While living in Prague and Hellerau from 1921 to 1923, WM wrote a number of sketches depicting her experiences in these cities. She sent these to an agent in London, but they were all rejected...
Literary responses Sarah Tytler
Recent critics cite Logie Town as ST 's most representative and effective work. The true heart and soul of the novel,, writes the scholar Moira Burgess , is its picture of Logie ....
Reception Catherine Sinclair
Moira Burgess , writing on Scottish women's fiction, found Beatrice's tone and sentiment a startling departure from Sinclair's earlier work, but concluded that in those disturbing mid-century years of industrial revolution and sudden Irish...


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Burgess, Moira. “Annie S. Swan”. SLAINTE: Information and Libraries Scotland: Scottish Authors.
Burgess, Moira. “Rediscovering Scottish Women’s Fiction in the Nineteenth Century”. A History of Scottish Women’s Writing, edited by Douglas Gifford and Dorothy McMillan, Edinburgh University Press, 1997, pp. 196-07.