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.

Screening of 'Nae Pasaran!'

Join us for an exclusive screening of this hit documentary about a remarkable act of solidarity.

Denys Hay Lecture 2019 - John F. Haldon

The 2019 Denys Hay Lecture will be delivered by Professor John Haldon (Princeton) on 28 May, 2019.

Classics Teachers Event

An excellent opportunity for future Classics teachers to meet those already in the job. Whether you are sure you want to teach or just think it's a possibility in the future, this meeting will allow you to learn more about a potential career as a teacher!

CeSeR Annual Conference 2019: 'Peace among the Ruins'

2019 marks the hundredth anniversary of the death of Andrew Carnegie and of several epochal events in the history of internationalism. The University of Edinburgh is hosting a conference focusing on some of the themes of Carnegie’s life and the year 1919.

CFP - 3rd Annual Edinburgh International Graduate Conference in Late Antique, Islamic and Byzantine Studies

Contributions are sought by 3 June for the 3rd Annual Edinburgh International Graduate Conference in Late Antique, Islamic and Byzantine Studies which will take place 22-23 November, 2019.

'Another World? East Africa and the Global 1960s' – CFA Workshop in Nairobi

Applications are sought from current postgraduate students (MA or PhD) studying in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda to participate in a week-long collaborative archives workshop in Nairobi in October 2019. 

LAMPS 5th Annual Conference: 'Family Matters'

The Fifth Annual Conference of the Late Antique and Medieval Postgraduate Society at the University of Edinburgh takes place on 15 June, 2019.

Online Postgraduate Information Session

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Join us on 3 July for this live and interactive online session for all prospective postgraduate students interested in joining us in September, whether you are yet to apply, have made an application or hold an offer.

15th International Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies Congress on 'The Enlightenment'

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The British Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies is delighted to host the 15th International Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies Congress at the University of Edinburgh in July 2019.

CFP Women's History Scotland Conference

Proposals for papers are sought for the Women's History Scotland Conference to be held in November, 2019.

'Where are you going? Reconsidering migrations in the Metal Ages' - 9-10 November 2019

The 2019 UISPP Metal Ages in Europe Conference will take place 9-10 November, 2019.

Women's History Scotland Conference

The Women's History Scotland Conference takes place on 16 November, 2019.

'Classicising learning, performance, and power: Eurasian perspectives from Antiquity to the Early Modern Period'

The second in a series of three conferences as part of the 'Classicising learning in Medieval imperial Systems: Cross-cultural Approaches to Byzantine Paideia and Tang/Song Xue Project'.

Lecture recordings

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