The Annual Dinner of the Club is held in May each year at which the President delivers a toast to the memory of Sir Walter. Among other meetings there is a Joint Lecture with the University of Edinburgh English Dept where we award our [Scottish Literary Studies Medal]
Details on how to attend the meetings are sent to Club members. Non-members can watch recordings the day afterwards via the past events page.
Thursday, 9th March, 7pm, Edinburgh: The Enigma of Sir Walter Scott’s “moor” supporter—a symbol of slavery? by Prof. Gillian Black and Sir Crispin Agnew. Tickets: £15 each (includes wine and canapés).
Tuesday, 11th April, 7pm, Edinburgh: The Dark Heart of Midlothian: Justice, Truth and the Law by Lady Joyce Caplan. Tickets: £15 each (includes wine and canapés).
Thursday, 11th May, 6.30pm, Edinburgh: 113th Annual Dinner, Tickets: £70 each with wine; £60 each without wine.
Thursday, 1st June, 7:30pm, Edinburgh: Walter Scott and Secret History by Hilary Clydesdale. (AGM 7:00pm) Tickets: £15 each (includes wine and canapés).
Video recordings will also be made available online the next day.