Talks

WINTER TALKS PROGRAMME 2021–2022

All talks will begin at 7.30pm.
Venues and/or Zoom details are yet to be confirmed.

Contact Us: talks@grangeassociation.com

Date & Joining Details

Event

Presenter(s)

October 19th

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The Lost Songs of St Kilda

From St Kilda to an Edinburgh care home and back again

Come and hear how these songs were saved from oblivion

Stuart McKenzie
(IT Volunteer)

November 16th

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N.B. Scroll to very bottom of page: "Face to Face: photographs of asylum patients in the 1890s"

Note: Short silence at 37mins 52 secs; wait for restart.

Face to Face: stories from the asylum

Understanding mental
ill-health and its social context in the 1890s

Rab Houston
(Professor Emeritus of History, University of St Andrews)

December 14th

ON ZOOM

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A singer's life

Some insights into the life of a professional opera singer

Brian Bannatyne-Scott
(International opera singer)

2022

January 18th


(Venue to be announced)

The Fresh Air of the Summer Morning


The story of long-time Grange resident, the Edinburgh herbalist Duncan Napier

Eric Melvin

(Retired Head Teacher of Currie Community High School, & local historian)

Programme 15 February and 15 March 2022 to be confirmed. AGM at 7pm on 15 March, followed by talk at 7.30pm.

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