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Meet: Zoë Playdon THE HIDDEN CASE OF EWAN FORBES-
Your chance to chat with author and activist Zoë Playdon about her book "The Hidden History of Ewan Forbes" and about her experience of frontline work in LGBTI human rights.
Talk: Zoë Playdon THE HIDDEN CASE OF EWAN FORBES-
The University of Aberdeen Museums & Special Collections is delighted to welcome academic and activist Zoë Playdon to talk about her publication "The Hidden Case of Ewan Forbes" - a local story with international resonance - as part of this year's Book Week Scotland.
The British Secret Service, the Scottish Book Trade, and the 1707 Act of Union: An Inquiry into the History of Propaganda-
Public event with Professor Sean Moore (Visiting Scholar 2022), supported by RIISS, FAUL, AHF and Museums and Special Collections.
Exhibition: Barbara Rae - The Northwest Passage-
The Northwest Passage present work by artist Barbara Rae, inspired by her journeys from Orkney to the Canadian arctic as she engaged with the topography and history of the land.
Online Exhibition: Eat, Prey Love: Humans and other animals
The University of Aberdeen's latest online exhibition invites viewers to discover the intricacies of human relationships with animals.
Collections Close Up-
Explore treasures from our collection of rare books and get up close to exquisite examples of illuminated manuscripts from medieval history and the Church.
Edward Raban: Up Close-
An event celebrating 400 years of printing in Aberdeen, featuring an exhibition, rare books close-up, and expert talks.
COLLECTIONS CUPPA On Western Museum Philosophy: From the outside looking in-
Postgraduate student Ashwini Rao leads an interactive discussion on the role that philosophy can play in interpreting and understanding heritage and museum collections.
Collections Cuppa : The Wardlaw Mausoleum-
Erik Lundberg introduces us to this fascinating mausoleum in Kirkhill, near Inverness, the burial place for the Lovat Frasers and most notably Lord Lovat, the "Old Fox" of the Jacobite Rebellion.
Collections Cuppa : #MuseumsMemories-
Curatorial Assistant Lise Bos reflects on some of the unexpected moments, objects and stories uncovered over the past 2 years whilst working with the University's museum collections.