Celtic & Scottish Studies

C&SS Seminar Series: Spring 2018

A weekly series of free seminars from guest speakers and colleagues in Celtic and Scottish Studies.

As the longest established department of its kind in Scotland, Celtic and Scottish Studies at Edinburgh is a major international hub for research, teaching and learning.

Each semester, we welcome a fantastic range of guest speakers and colleagues to present a lunchtime seminar on their work.

Seminars take place throughout term time on Fridays at 1.10pm. Check individual listings for venue details.

Entry is free and no booking is required. Everyone is welcome.

Celtic cross on the isle of Iona
Feb 16 2018 -

Celtic and Scottish Studies Research Seminar: Kirstie McLeod

'Gaelic Medium Education choice in Barra: the educational, linguistic and political context'. A free seminar by our colleague, Dr Kirstie McLeod.
Celtic cross on the isle of Iona
Mar 02 2018 -

Celtic and Scottish Studies Research Seminar: Song of Granite (CANCELLED)

*CANCELLED (due to weather)* A free screening of Pat Collins' Oscar-nominated portrait of Joe Heaney, with an introduction by Dr Virginia Blankenhorn.
Celtic cross on the isle of Iona
Mar 23 2018 -

Celtic and Scottish Studies Research Seminar: Lucy MacRae

'Dancing with the divine hag: connecting cailleach lore across music, song, story and dance'. A free seminar by our colleague, Dr Lucy MacRae.

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