Edinburgh lectures & talks

The role of Women in Theatre in Scotland was the topic of discussion for the marking of the 2014 International Women’s Day held at the Traverse.

The e-mail trailer for said "Time to make some noise" and followed this with the comment "On Sunday, we’ll start our tour across Northern Europe and kick off the loudest and mo

Acclaimed author, activist, and co-founder of the international climate campaign 350.org – Bill McKibben – comes to Edinburgh as part of his Fossil Free Europe Tour.

A team of gardeners, using 40,000 plants, took two months to create this year's animal themed floral clock marking the 100th anniversary of

Renamed Just Festival in 2013, the Festival of Spirituality and Peace was established in 2001 - post 9/11 - out of a desire to re-awaken the original spirit of the Edinburgh I

A talk by Dr Victoria Hipkin from the Canadian Space Agency Exploring Mars: Water, Climate, Environments and the search for life.

Professor Andrew Whiten of St Andrews University will be talking about the cultures of monkeys and apes, covering discoveries from the wild and at the zoo.

Professor Iain Stewart gives a lecture as part of Edinburgh Zoo's centenary. The talk will be entitled: The rise of the continents, and what it has meant for the wildlife on them.

A talk entitled the Fire Signs Group Discussion. Facilitated by SAA Committee (Room 2)

We will be discussing the fire signs Aries, Leo and Sagittarius.

Carole Bone gives a talk entitled The Good the Bad and the Not so Ugly (Main Hall). Mars and Saturn are traditionally known as the Malefics reputedly bringing strife and hardship.