Buik: DC Thomson calls Scots a “language”

As explained in an earlier post “The Broons” and “Oor Wullie” comic strips, published weekly in The Sunday Post newspaper are significant icons of Scottish popular culture, stretching back some 70 years. The most distinctive feature of both comic strips is the use of Scottish vernacular language. For many people including me these Dundee-based comics … Continue reading Buik: DC Thomson calls Scots a “language”