Enslavement, Scotland and the Catholic Church: A Symposium

Sat, 22 October 2022

The Scottish Catholic Historical Association in collaboration with the Archdiocese of St. Andrews and Edinburgh is pleased to announce an academic symposium on the theme of Enslavement, Scotland and the Catholic Church.

12:10 – Welcome from Archbishop of St Andrews and Edinburgh Leo Cushley and SCHA Members

12:20 – Dr. Eric J. Graham, Honorary Fellow University of Edinburgh. Investigating connections between the Roman Catholic Church in Scotland and Chattel Slavery: a note

12:45 – Dr. Stephen Mullen, University of Glasgow. The religiosity of Scots in the West Indies

1:05 – Professor Karly Kehoe, Saint Mary’s University. Contextualising the Scottish Catholic Imperial Dimension

1:30 – Lunch

2:10 – Discussion with Panellists Dr Shantel George University of Glasgow, Dr Helen Kilburn, University of Notre Dame, London and Miles Greenwood, Glasgow Life.

2:40 Closing Remarks


by Scottish Catholic Historical Association

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