By Angus McDonald Edmonds
Published: February 6, 2013.
this is an epic story of capture, trial, transportation, escape. in 1794 the Scottish poet and radical robert burns anonymously published ‘scots wha hae.’ the british government banned it as seditious. combining research with imaginative insight ‘freeman stand’ explores ‘what if burns’ authorship had been revealed?’ his loss of freedom leads to new understanding and commitment to freedom for all.