Waverley at 200

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Description

Attended one-day symposium to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the publication of Sir Walter Scott’s debut novel, Waverley, which brought together prominent speakers in a range of disciplines, such as Literature, Scottish History, the History of the Book, Art History, and Politics. Publicized the Walter Scott Digital Archive, the Corson Collection, and the Centre for Research Collections exhibition 'Waverley 200'.
Period22 Mar 2014
Event typeConference
LocationDundee, United Kingdom

Keywords

  • Sir Walter Scott
  • James Clarkson Corson
  • Corson Collection
  • Edinburgh University Library