School of History, Classics & Archaeology

Scottish History postgraduate reading group 2021/22

The Scottish History Postgraduate Reading Group meets throughout the year. Please join the mailing list to receive materials.

Time and location

Unless otherwise stated, the sessions take place on Fridays 1:30-2:30pm (unless otherwise stated) via Blackboard Collaborate. If interested in taking part please email helen.lowe@ed.ac.uk to be added to the mailing list so you can be sent information about preparing for each session

Event schedule

Semester 1 2021/22

Date Topic Join 

Friday 29 Oct

‘What makes a good journal article? Winner and runner ups of the 2021 David Berry Prize’

Preparation material

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Friday 12 Nov 

‘Literature and Scottish History: a case study of Women of Independence’

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Friday 26 Nov

‘Material Culture and Scottish History: the romanticisation and commodification of Tartan’

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Friday 10 Dec

Brainstorming session for semester 2 topics

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