Lectures

Our 2021-22 programme of events recently closed with a talk by Dr Iain Hutchison of the University of Glasgow on the theme, “Have a Cuppa Tea: life journeys of people with sight loss in and around Edwardian Edinburgh”.

We will shortly be advertising our summer programme of walks and visit. Watch this space!

The 2021-22 Programme

We normally host our events in the Augustine United Church (AUC), 41 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh EH1 1EL (see map), with live streaming for members who cannot attend.

The full programme was:

Professor Roger Jeffery 13 Oct 2021 India in Edinburgh in the long 19th century
Dr Sam Alberti 17 Nov 2021 Science, Technology and Edinburgh
Professor Richard Rodger 19 Jan 2022 Censuses of Edinburgh: Past, Present and Future
Nicholas Uglow 16 Feb 2022 ‘Meet me at Binn’s Corner’: Capturing and conserving local significance
Dr Rebecca Mason 16 Mar 2022 Widows, Dowers and Debts in Early Modern Scotland
Dr Iain Hutchison 20 Apr 2022 “Have a Cuppa Tea”: life journeys of people with sight loss in and around Edwardian Edinburgh