School of History, Classics & Archaeology


Upcoming events in the School of History, Classics and Archaeology.

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Events calendar

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

Research seminars

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

Dead Images: Facing the history, ethics and politics of European skull collections

'Dead Images' is an exhibition exploring the contentious legacy of collections of human skulls, assembled during the 19th and early 20th centuries and still held in public institutions in Europe. (Published 25 June, 2018)

Dead images: 'Searching for the person within'

A lunchtime 'in conversation' event with Dr Linda Fibiger and Anna Szoke on 'Searching for the person within - anthropological and bioarchaeological reflections on skeletal identities'. Part of the 'Dead images' exhibition. (Published 19 June, 2018)

Scotland: the timescape with Andrew Conway and Anna Groundwater

Join Dr Anna Groundwater and Andrew Conway at ScotlandsFest 2018. (Published 9 August, 2018)

Virtual open day - MSc History (Online)

Join this live and interactive online session with staff from our MSc History (Online) programme to find out more about studying online. (Published 16 August, 2018)

Reception, appropriation, and innovation: Byzantium between the Christian and Islamic worlds

The 2nd Annual International Graduate Edinburgh Byzantine Conference will be hosted by the Late Antique and Byzantine Studies Research Group, 30 November-1 December 2018). (Published 7 May, 2018)

Lecture recordings

Some of our guest and inaugural lectures are recorded and will be made available online.