Part of the Imagine series
Discover James Croll, the Scottish janitor born into poverty and dogged by ill health who became the self-taught father of climate science.
Using storytelling, props, film animation and historical interpretation, storyteller Nicola Wright will present Croll’s theories - which inform today`s study of climate change - and tell the story of his remarkable life to a family audience.
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Join artist Tessa Asquith-Lamb for an exploration of the 19th century Christmas through antique objects, many from her own collection which inspire her intricate etchings.
This lecture describes some recent discoveries of highly decorated interiors, as well as the challenges facing conservators in caring for and displaying these rare survivals in the 21st century.
In celebration of 175 years of ground-breaking research into religion, spirituality and the arts, the University Of Edinburgh's School of Divinity is delighted to host it's first ever literary festiva
Vicky Garrington explores a variety of historic dress from a much-mended maid’s uniform of the early 20th century to a sumptuous 18th century silk dress scattered with tulips.
Join us at Gladstone's Land for this lecture and take a fresh look at taxidermy. What was it for; and what did it say about the class who commissioned and displayed it in their houses?