Monday, 11 May 2015

PRONI's Ulster Scots lunchtime lectures series

There's a new Ulster Scots themed lunchtime lecture series kicking off soon in Belfast at PRONI (

Lunchtime Lecture Series: Ulster Scots Connections; People, Place and Practice
When: 20th May 2015 – 17th June 2015 starting at 1pm
Where: PRONI and Discover Ulster Scots Centre.

PRONI, MAG-Ulster Scots Academy, Ulster Scots Community Network and Ulster Scots Agency invite you to a series of lunchtime talks that explore Ulster Scots culture.

20th May: Cormac McSparron, Argyll to Antrim,
Venue: Discover Ulster Scots Centre

27th May: William Roulston, Edward Bruce in Ulster, 1315
Venue: PRONI

3rd June: Gary Blair, Ulster Scots Language
Venue: Discover Ulster Scots Centre

10th June: Andrew Gault, Archaeology of Dunluce
Venue: Discover Ulster Scots Centre

17th June: Laura Spence, Rhyming Weavers of Ulster
Venue: PRONI

24th June: Frank Ferguson & Kathryn White, Ulster Scots Literature
Venue: PRONI

(With thanks to the PRONI Express)


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