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  • Carefully Corrected / Mutilated Mess: Ossian's Textual Legacies 

    Barr, Rebecca Anne; Tonra, Justin (2015)
    Controversies over legitimacy are an essential part of the literary reception and cultural meaning (Mulholland 394) of James Macpherson s Ossian poems. Many revisionist readings of Ossian attempt to preserve the text ...
  • Crowdsourcing Annotation and the Social Edition : Ossian Online 

    Barr, Rebecca Anne; Tonra, Justin (2014)
    James Macpherson s Ossian poems were the international sensation of the eighteenth-century. First published in 1760, Macpherson s work caused a literary furore. Ostensibly translations from Gaelic manuscripts, the poems ...
  • For the Sake of Argument: Crowdsourcing Annotation of Macpherson's Ossian 

    Barr, Rebecca Anne; Tonra, Justin (2014)
    The argument presented by a scholarly edition can usually be traced to the vision of a single editor or a very small group of editors. But is it possible or even desirable for an edition to present multiple, perhaps competing, ...
  • Ossian Online: Crowdsourcing Annotation and the Social Edition 

    Barr, Rebecca Anne; Kelly, David; Tonra, Justin (2014)
    This Digital Demo will present Ossian Online, a social edition of the sequence of eighteenth-century works known collectively as the Ossian poems. Initially presented by Scottish writer James Macpherson as fragments of ...
  • Reading Nations, Debating Identities: New Approaches to Macpherson's Ossian 

    Barr, Rebecca Anne; Tonra, Justin (2014)
    Ossian Online is a project which will harness social media and new reading technologies to crowdsource annotations to the sequence of eighteenth-century works known collectively as the Ossian poems. The project will ...