Satan and the Scots

Speaker: Dr Mikki Brock

This talk explores the historical development of ideas about Satan and the influence that belief in the devil has had on people’s lives, especially in post-Reformation Scotland. We’ll discuss the role of the devil in witch-hunting,  sermons, cases of blasphemy, and the making of Scottish identity.

6.30pm-7.30pm
French Institute

Tickets £5.00

The Scottish History Behind Game of Thrones

Speaker: David Weinczok

In Scotland, Westeros is all around you. Discover the battles, locations, characters, conspiracies and castles from Scottish history that inspired events in Game of Thrones. Presented by David C. Weinczok (aka The Castle Hunter), author of ‘The History Behind Game of Thrones: The North Remembers’.

7.45pm-8.45pm
French Institute

Tickets £5.00