Burns and depression | Inside the Mind of Robert Burns

Modern scholars agree that Burns was treated for "melancholia" and discuss how profound an affect this would have had on his life and work.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 2'32''
  • 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