Featuring:

  • Jill McKenzie Memorial Lecture to be given by Dr. Leith Davis (Director, Scottish Studies Centre, Simon Fraser University) “Robert Burns in Transatlantic Culture: The 1859 Centenary”
    (11:30 a.m.)
  • Dr. Lucille Campey, author of the newly-released Planters, Paupers, and Pioneers: English Settlers in Atlantic Canada, “Push, Pull and Opportunity: Emigration from┬áthe Highlands and Islands of Scotland to Canada” (2:15 p.m.)
  • Talks by Dr. Barb Murison and Dr. Kris Gies and the 2009 Winner of the Jane Grier Graduate Scholarship, Mr. James Jensen
  • Graduate Awards and Report for Scottish Studies at Guelph

10:00 a.m. – Rozanski Hall, University of Guelph
(registration from 9:30 a.m.)
Fee: Early bird registration, before 17 September: $35
At the door registration $40 for members of the Foundation, $45 for non-members (cheques payable to ‘The University of Guelph’)
Lunch and refreshments included.

Registration & Inquires:

Scottish Studies
Department of History
University of Guelph
Guelph, Ontario, N1G 2W1
Tel: (519) 824 4120, ext 53209
Email: scottish@uoguelph.ca