Founding Editor (vols. 1–36): G. Ross Roy, University of South Carolina
Editor (from vol. 37): Patrick Scott, University of South Carolina
Editor (from vol. 37): Tony Jarrells, University of South Carolina

This special issue, Hugh MacDiarmid at 100: Essays on the Hundredth Anniversary of His First Publication, has been guest-edited for SSL by Scott Lyall and James Benstead, both of Edinburgh Napier University. As well as Dr. Lyall's introduction, and eight new essays on MacDiarmid's work, the issue provides the first English translation from Denis Saurat's 1924 French essay about MacDiarmid's Scottish Renaissance group.

Studies in Scottish Literature, founded in 1963 and based at the University of South Carolina since 1965, was the first refereed scholarly journal in its field and remains among the top Scottish literature journals internationally, publishing new research and critical debate on all periods of Scottish literature. Available both in digital and print format, it currently provides free full-text access for the entire journal run: since 2012, the site has totaled over half-a-million full-text article downloads. See link for Print Subscriptions for information about Scottish Poetry Reprints, South Carolina Scottish Literature Studies, and an occasional series of shorter essays. For submission guidelines and the journal's Ethics & Malpractice Statement, see the Aims or Rights links. Submissions or inquiries about future submissions should currently be sent by email to Prof. Tony Jarrells.

Current Issue: Volume 49, Issue 1 (2024) Hugh MacDiarmid at 100

Front Matter


Series Editors' Preface to SSL 49.1
Patrick Scott and Tony Jarrells



Back Matter