School of History, Classics & Archaeology


Latest events in the School of History, Classics and Archaeology. Visit our archive for previous events in the School.

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1 Day Without Us

The School of History, Classics and Archaeology warmly invites you to an informal event in support of 1 Day Without Us. (Published 17 Feb, 2017)

The Arusha Declaration @50

To mark the 50th anniversary of Tanzania's Arusha Declaration in February 1967, the Centre of African Studies and the Global and Transnational History Research Group at the University of Edinburgh are hosting a one-day workshop on the theme ‘The Arusha Declaration @50’ on Friday 24 February 2017.

Call for Papers: Rural Settlement in the European Iron Age

The 30th International Workshop (19-21 June, 2017), jointly organised by the Arbeitsgemeinschaft Eisenzeit, the University of Edinburgh and the First Millennia Studies Group is seeking contributions on 'Rural Settlement relating buildings, landscape, and people in the European Iron Age'. Deadline 28 February, 2017.

Workshop on Historical and Comparative Grammar of Ancient Greek

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An intensive workshop to provide a basic foundation of the historical grammar of Ancient Greek.

Scottish Association for the Study of America Annual Conference 2017

We look forward to hosting the 2017 Scottish Association for the Study of America Conference on Saturday 4 March 4, 2017.

Coffee, cake & conversation: Taking the step from undergraduate to postgraduate study

Thinking of postgraduate study? Join us for more information and cake on 15 March 2017!

Postgraduate online information sessions

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Are you interested in postgraduate study in the School of History, Classics and Archaeology but can't make it to Edinburgh for a visit? Join our live online information sessions! (Published 15 Feb, 2017)

Call for abstracts: Speaking when they're spoken to?

This workshop (6 June, 2017) hopes to provide a forum to discuss the methodological challenges faced in conducting the history of children, and consider the resolutions we have reached within our own research. Workshop for early career and postgraduate researchers. (Published 16 Feb, 2017)

Conference: New Approaches to Greek Institutional History

The Department of Classics of the University of Edinburgh is happy to announce the conference ‘New Approaches to Greek Institutional History’, to be held on 30-31 March 2017.

Undergraduate online information sessions

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Interested in undergraduate study in the School of History, Classics and Archaeology? Can't make it to Edinburgh for a visit? Join our live online information sessions! (Published 15 Feb, 2017)

Conference Agriculture, Economy and Society in Early Modern Scotland - 6 May 2017

A day conference examining the economic, social and cultural experiences of life in agrarian Scotland, c. 1500-1750, leading to the project’s second book – an edited collection of essays.

Conference: The Atlas of Hillforts of Britain and Ireland: results, implications and wider contexts

The AHRC Hillforts Atlas Final conference will take place on 23-25 June, 2017. (Published 16 Feb, 2017)

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