Adam Smith, Henry Dundas, and the Legal Education of Walter Scott

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesPublic Engagement – Public lecture/debate/seminar

Description

"Adam Smith, Henry Dundas, and the Legal Education of Walter Scott: The Background to the Novels" - Lecture for the Edinburgh Sir Walter Scott Club.

This lecture, jointly sponsored by the Department of English of the University of Edinburgh, discussed the impact on Walter Scott of his education in law at Edinburgh, and Henry Dundas' influence on the appointment of the teachers who influenced Scott.
Period17 Oct 2019
Event typeOther
LocationEdinburgh, United KingdomShow on map
Degree of RecognitionNational