November 2019

Image to accompany The Booker Prize Foundation Universities Initiative with author Robin Robertson event

The new Scottish Parliament at Twenty

14 Nov 2019

This round-table will ask key actors in the Scottish Parliament's history to share their reflections on how the institution and its processes have evolved over the last two decades and discuss perspectives for the future.

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Image to accompany Travelling Gallery: Day of Access, Alec Finlay event
Image to accompany Under Threat: In Search of Life by Christian Ziegler event

Peace be with you: an intervention @ the Blue Boy

13 Nov 2019 to 20 Sep 2020

Over the course of a week, visitors were invited to join the artists in a repetitive, simple action of knitting and building peace through the sharing of many small actions and kind words.

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Under Threat: Community resilience to extreme events

15 Nov 2019 to 31 Jan 2020

iving with extremes can range from experiencing terrorist attacks to flooding; disease outbreaks to political revolutions; poverty to forest fires. We seek to enhance resilience at all levels, from societal to individual, while embedding this resilience-building around also tackling the fundamental social, environmental and economic drivers of extremes.

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Image to accompany Under Threat: Major Threats to Forests in a Warmer World: a story of drought and fire event
Image to accompany Under Threat: Seabird Cities by Kieran Dodds event