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.

Workshop - 'Varieties of Urbanism, Settlement Dynamics and Climate Change'

The Varieties of Urbanism, Settlement Dynamics and Climate Change Workshop will take place at the School of History, Classics and Archaeology from 2 to 3 June, 2023.

'From the personal to the global: Lived experiences of the Second World War'

The Joint Conference of the Second World War Network (Scotland) and the Second World War Research Group will take place 9-10 June, 2023 at the University of Edinburgh.

New directions in Modern Spanish History: A European PGR/ECR Workshop

This workshop will bring together postgraduate and early-career researchers from across the UK and the EU to share their research in the field of modern Spanish history and establish vital future networks.

Lecture recordings

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