Scottish Colloquium 2015-page-001This year’s colloquium will feature presentations from Ewen Cameron (University of Edinburgh), presenting the Jill McKenzie Memorial Lecture; Allan Kennedy, (University of Manchester), winner of the Frank Watson Book Prize, 2015; Michael Newton (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill), launching his new book Seanchaidh na Coille / The Memory-Keeper of the Forest; and Debra Nash-Chambers (Wilfrid Laurier University).

Location: The Robert Whitelaw Room (room 246) of the University of Guelph Library

Time: The Colloquium will run from 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; on-site registration will be available from 9:30 a.m. in the Library lobby.

Parking: Nearby visitor parking lots on campus are P44 (access from College Ave East) and P31 (access from South Ring Road). Detailed directions to these and other campus parking lots can be found here:

Online registration is now available! Registration is $30 for Scottish Studies Foundation members and for early-bird registrants on or before September 18; the price increases to $35 for non-SSF registrants after that date. A student rate of $10 is available. As always, lunch and coffee break refreshments are included in the registration price.

For more information, or to register online, visit If you have any questions, please contact us at

We look forward to seeing you at the Colloquium on September 26!