School of History, Classics & Archaeology

Professor Eleanor Gordon - Sue Innes Memorial Lecture

As part of the 2019 Women’s History Scotland Conference Professor Eleanor Gordon will give the Sue Innes Memorial Lecture on 'Sex and the single girl: Working-class courtship in Scotland, 1855-1939'.

There are also presentations from Jane Rendall, Maureen Meikle and Sian Reynolds on  the New Biographical Dictionary of Scottish Women, and a wine reception. 

The lecture is free, but ticketed, and open to all.


Women’s History Scotland promotes study and research in women’s and gender history in Scotland.  For more information and updates see or follow on Twitter (@WomensHistScot). This conference is supported by the School of History, Classics & Archaeology, University of Edinburgh.

Nov 15 2019 -

Professor Eleanor Gordon - Sue Innes Memorial Lecture

The 2019 Sue Innes Memorial Lecture will be given by Professor Eleanor Gordon (University of Glasgow) on Friday 15 November.

Elizabeth Templeton Lecture Theatre, New College, Mound Place, Edinburgh, EH1 2LX