Democracy and Devolution in the 1970s Conference

Thursday 26th April 2018

Paterson’s Land, University of Edinburgh

The University of Edinburgh’s Academy of Government and the School of History, Classics and Archaeology are jointly sponsoring a FREE one day conference and roundtable on politics in the 1970s.

Papers will be presented on a range of subjects with particular focus on democracy and devolution in the late 1970s followed by a roundtable discussion chaired by Bernard Ponsonby,  Political Editor of Scottish Television.

Stirling University’s Scottish Political Archive (SPA) will provide posters, leaflets and other political material from the period  throughout the day and Dr Peter Lynch of the SPA will present showcasing material from SPA prior to the evening roundtable.

Tickets can be booked via Eventbrite: https://democracy-and-devolution-in-the-1970s.eventbrite.co.uk