Hunterian Insight Talks

Hunterian Insight Talks

Hunterian Insight Talk in the Art Gallery

‌‌Join us for our popular series of lunchtime talks, given by experts from The Hunterian and the University of Glasgow. These talks offer insight into The Hunterian's world class collections and current research at the University of Glasgow. 

The talks last approximately 10 minutes and take place every Tuesday at 1.00pm in various Hunterian locations. Admission is free and all are welcome!

Previous Insight Talks can be found can be found in our Insight Talk Archive.

Our free Art of Power exhibition talks take place every Wednesday at 1.00pm until 21 June 2017. Details can be found on the Art of Power exhibition page.

Culture in the Gulag: A Student’s Experience of a Virtual Exhibition
12 September 2017
1.00pm
Alice Keen, Museum Studies MSc student
Hunterian Museum

The Tale of a Tablet: From the Roman Wall to The Hunterian Museum
19 September 2017
1.00pm
Dr Louisa Campbell, Department of Archaeology, University of Glasgow
Hunterian Museum

A Prehistoric Shrimp Cocktail
26 September 2017
1.00pm
Dr Neil Clark, The Hunterian
Hunterian Museum

Old College Students and the Caribbean 1700 – 1838
3 October 2017
1.00pm
Stephen Mullen
Hunterian Museum

The Food of Empire: A Scot’s Role in Propagating Slave Food
10 October 2017
1.00pm
Marenka Thompson-Odlom
Hunterian Museum

Title, speaker and location to be confirmed
17 October 2017

Diversity at the Northern Limit of the Roman Empire
24 October 2017
1.00pm
Dr Louisa Campbell, Department of Archaeology, University of Glasgow
Hunterian Museum

Title, speaker and location to be confirmed
1.00pm
31 October 2017

Baudelaire and Caricature
7 November 2017
1.00pm
Dr Greg Kerr, Lecturer in French, University of Glasgow
Hunterian Art Gallery

A Closer Look at Honoré Daumier
14 November 2017
1.00pm
Anne Dulau Beveridge, Curator, The Hunterian
Hunterian Art Gallery

Cartoons That Have Changed the World
21 November 2017
1.00pm
Professor Laurence Grove, Professor of French and Text/Image Studies, University of Glasgow
Hunterian Art Gallery

19th Century Comics
28 November 2017
1.00pm
Professor Laurence Grove, Professor of French and Text/Image Studies, University of Glasgow
Hunterian Art Gallery

The Five Senses
16 January 2018
1.00pm
Professor Laurence Grove, Professor of French and Text/Image Studies, University of Glasgow
Hunterian Art Gallery