Who were the Jacobites and what did they want for Scotland? Inaugural History Scotland Lecture 24 April 2018 from 6:30pm

The inaugural entry in The History Scotland Lectures will be a debate between Professor Murray Pittock (University of Glasgow) and Professor Christopher Whatley (University of Dundee) on ‘Who were the Jacobites and what did they want for Scotland?’. Professors Whatley and Pittock are two of Scotland’s leading experts on the 18th century, and in this debate they will discuss the nature of Jacobitism and the movement’s thinking on Scotland and Britain. The lecture will take place at the Apex Hotel in Dundee on Tuesday 24 April 2018, and will be chaired by Mike Russell MSP, Scottish Government Minister for UK Negotiations on Scotland’s Place in Europe and Member of the Scottish Parliament for Argyll and Bute. All are welcome, completely free of charge, although anybody who would like to attend is asked to register their interest.

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