Death & Identity in Scotland from the Medieval to the Modern

When & Where

University of Edinburgh
Friday, 29 January 2016 (All day) to Sunday, 31 January 2016 (All day)
New College, University of Edinburgh, Mound Place , Edinburgh, EH1 2LU

Event Details

Call for papers deadline 16 October:

Death and Identity in Scotland from the Medieval to the Modern: Beliefs, Attitudes and Practices

is taking place on Friday 29 January to Sunday 31 January 2016 at New College, University of Edinburgh.

This is the third in a series of conferences that aims to accelerate interest and research into Scottish death studies. The theme for 2016 is death and identity. Papers are invited to explore this subject within any period from the medieval into the modern day from any disciplinary perspective. Established research and work-in-progress welcomed.

Send abstracts of no more than 200 words by 16 October 2015


Dr Susan Buckham
07546 897 469



Event Location

New College, University of Edinburgh
Mound Place


Please note that you should check with the event organiser to confirm details of times and location - Scottish Local History Forum is not responsible for the events hosted by Member Societies.