Burns, fatherhood and family | Inside the Mind of Robert Burns

Despite the law and church being against his illegitimate child, he proclaimed that all that mattered was his love for her and her mother, a progressive stance at the time.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 1'36''
  • 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