CNaM event CANCELLED due to UCU industrial action.
However, Wendy Pearlman will be discussing her book at the Lighthouse Bookshop on Monday evening. Details below.
Venue: Seminar Room 2, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square, EH8 9LD
All are welcome and there is no need to register/book for this event.
Time: 13:00 – 16:00. Lunch from 12:30
Venue: Project Room, 1.06, 50 George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9JU
Venue: David Hume Tower, LG.11. George Square, Edinburgh
While norms of what constitutes ‘academic citizenship’ are increasingly global, academic freedom is under acute threat due to censorship and persecution of academics by state and non-state actors in various locations around the world. This roundtable will focus on specific situations in Bangladesh, China, Turkey and Uganda, while considering what universities and academics outside these countries can/should do to respond, with a spotlight on initiatives at the University of Edinburgh.
Venue: 18 Buccleuch Place (3F2)
Date: 16 June 2017. 17:00 – 18:30
Venue: Room 3.15, 18 Buccleuch Place
We will be showing two short documentary films.
Date: Wednesday 29 March, 10:30-12:00 (Refreshments from 10am)
Venue: Seminar Room, IASH, 2 Hope Park Square
[Event co-hosted by the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities]
Time: 17:30 – 19:00 (NB. Doors at 7:15 – Late admission at organisers’ discretion)
Venue: Lecture Theatre G.03, 50 George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9JU
Time: 13:00 – 14:30
Venue: 6th Floor Staff Room, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square, Edinburgh
Speaker: Jatinder Mann (King’s College London)
At this roundtable discussion, Jatinder Mann will present the main arguments of his new book, The Search for a New National Identity: The Rise of Multiculturalism in Canada and Australia, 1890s–1970s (New York: Peter Lang).