School of History, Classics & Archaeology


The School supports a wide and varied programme of events, from lectures and seminars to film screening and workshops. They are all - unless otherwise stated - free and open to everyone who wishes to attend.

You can find details of events which have already taken place in our archive.

Events archive

Forthcoming events

Research seminars

See our full calendar of events taking place across the School or view individual seminar schedules by topic.

Events calendar

Our events calendar offers a day-by-day overview of what is happening in the School.

AI, history and historians: A panel discussion

An online discussion and questions, organised and introduced by Dr Adam Budd, the Royal Historical Society's Secretary for Education.

Call of Cthulhu – Live in the Library

Horror! Madness! Secrets! It's Call of Cthulhu, played live on stage at the National Library of Scotland.

Lecture recordings

Audience applauding
Some of our guest and inaugural lectures are recorded and are available to watch and listen to online.