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Thomas Muir Symposium 2017: 'Scottish and English Radicals'

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Kirkintilloch High School

Waterside Road

Kirkintilloch

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G66 3PA

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Wednesday 8th November 2017

Thomas Muir Symposium: 'Scottish and English Radicals'

Drawing on speakers from the academic community, secondary school pupils and members of local history societies.

Afternoon includes talks and music.

The principal speakers include:

Professor Jon Mee

Educated at Newcastle University and the University of Cambridge. After a Junior Research Fellowship at Jesus College, Oxford, he took up his first permanent position at the Australian National University. He returned to the University of Oxford to take up the Margaret Candfield Fellowship in English at University College and a post in the Oxford English Faculty. He moved to the University of Warwick in 2007 and then took his current position as Professor of Eighteenth-Century Studies at the University of York in October 2013.

Professor Gerard Carruthers
Professor of Scottish Literature at the University of Glasgow. He is an authority on the works of Robert Burns and other Scottish poets and novelists of that period. He co-edited 'Thomas Muir of Huntershill: Essays for the Twenty First Century'.

Kirkintilloch High School, Waterside Rd, Kirkintilloch, Glasgow G66 3PA

Time: 12.45pm - 4.30pm Free (Booking required)

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