Burns addressing politics | Inside the Mind of Robert Burns

The 1790's was a turbulent time for politics and Burns was wary to shroud his leanings in his work, committing to the plight of the common man but pledging allegiance to "the Crown".

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 2'24''
  • Broadcast year: 2022
Curriculum Connection
  • English Literature | People in society, economy and business

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  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Scotland
  • Programme: Inside the Mind of Robert Burns