An Archaeology of Memory: Scotland’s Early Saints

Catherine Mooney will talk on the places and environments associated with Scotland’s early Saints using photography by Thomas Joshua Cooper > REGISTER HERE Catherine Mooney has been visiting sites of the early Celtic saints (up to 750AD) for the last seven years. She has been accompanied by her husband, Thomas Joshua Cooper. They research a location associated with a Read more about An Archaeology of Memory: Scotland’s Early Saints[…]

‘Mediaeval Glasgow in Scottish Literature’ – a lecture by Prof. Gerry Carruthers

A lecture given by Prof. Gerry Carruthers of the University of Glasgow > REGISTER AT EVENTBRITE This lecture on Glasgow’s history considers the depiction of Scotland’s great city of the west in the literature of the Middle Ages before moving on to consider continuity and change in its literary depiction in Reformation and Renaissance periods. Read more about ‘Mediaeval Glasgow in Scottish Literature’ – a lecture by Prof. Gerry Carruthers[…]

St Mungo’s Long Strange Trip: Archaeological explorations of Kentigern’s origins

Opening Lecture: Stephen Driscoll Reception with mulled wine. Welcome from Bishop Gregor Duncan   Hosted by Bishop Gregor Duncan, this lecture will examine a range of archaeological and historical discoveries which have a bearing on our understanding of Kentigern’s origins. Taking the 12th-century Life of Kentigern as a guide, the lecture will trace the journey Read more about St Mungo’s Long Strange Trip: Archaeological explorations of Kentigern’s origins[…]

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Glasgow Doors Open

All events take place between Monday 10th and Sunday 16th September and feature a variety of medieval buildings and events such as: TALK: Talwin Morris: the Fifth member of the Glasgow Four Recently retired Professor of Medieval History & Codicology at Glasgow University, Robert Gibb, presenting an illustrated talk on Talwin Morris, Art Director of Read more about Glasgow Doors Open[…]