Book Chapters

Francis, D. & M. McFadyen (2018) 'The People's Parish - Singing Our Own Song', in Kevin Murphy, Damien McGlynn, Denis Stewart (eds), Making Common Cause: Exploring the Potential of Cultural Commoning London, Edinburgh, Cardiff: Voluntary Arts

McFadyen, M. & Ullrich Kockel (forthcoming: 2019) ‘On the Carrying Stream Into the European Mountain: Roots and Routes of Creative (Scottish) Ethnology’ Looking Closer to Home: Ethnographies of European Anthropology European Association of Social Anthropologists. New York: Berghahn Books

McFadyen, M. (2018) ‘Referendum Reflections: Traditional music and the performance of politics in the campaign for Scottish independence’ in McKerrell, Simon and Gary West eds. Understanding Scotland Musically. London: Routledge

McFadyen, M. (2014) ‘Together in Sang: The Embodied Song Experience as Singularly Plural Russell, Ian & Catherine Ingram (eds.) Taking Part in Music: Case Studies in Ethnomusicology. Aberdeen: Aberdeen University Press

Essays/Articles - Print

2018 ‘The Shieling Project: Embedding Culture in a Healthy Landscape,’ in Reforesting Scotland Magazine 58 - By Leaves We Learn
2018 ‘Expressing the Earth: Towards a Geopoetic Creative Ethnology’ in Stravaig: Issue 6, Scottish Centre for Geopoetics  
2018 ‘Bothy Culture and Beyond: Review’ in Reforesting Scotland Magazine 57 - A Place To Be
2015 Report - ‘Culture: What Next?’ Traditional Arts & Culture Scotland (TRACS)
2013 ‘Patrick Geddes: A Philosopher for our Age?' Postmag
2012 Report - ‘Making it Ours: Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH) in Scotland,’ Traditional Arts and Culture Scotland (TRACS)
2012 Print: Report - ‘Open Fields: The Future of Trad,’ Traditional Arts & Culture Scotland (TRACS)

Essays/Articles - Online

2018 Featured on The Alternative UK - Finding a Radical Hope in Geopoetics
2018 ‘Finding a Radical Hope in Geopoetics’ Bella Caledonia
2017 ‘Bothy Culture and Beyond: A Live, Lasting Culture,’ Bella Caledonia
2016 ‘The Shieling Project: Leading in Sustainable Heritage Education,’ Bella Caledonia
2016 'Reflections' National Collective
2015 'Changin Scotland: Ullapool' National Collective
2014 'Scotland the Brand,' National Collective
2014 ‘Think Global, Act Local: a post-national cultural-ecological perspective,’ National Collective
2013 'An Open Letter to JK Rowling' National Collective
2013 'TradYES: One Month On,' National Collective
2013 'National Collective Launches TradYES,' National Collective


2015 'Culture: What Next?' For Culture (independent)
2014 ‘Making it Ours: Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH) in Scotland,’ Traditional Arts and Culture Scotland
2013 Trad Talk 2013,’ Traditional Music Forum
2012 ‘Open Fields: The Future of Trad,’ Traditional Arts and Culture Scotland
2012 ‘Trad Talk 2012,’ Traditional Music Forum