Upcoming Events

Online Talk: Off the Map with Norry Wilson

Wednesday 26th January 2022 | 7.30pm GMT | via Zoom
Join Lost Glasgow's Norry Wilson as he uses Sulman's map, and Shadow's 'Midnight Scenes and Social Photographs' (1858), to explore the square mile of the city lost to the building of St Enoch Station. It's a dark tale of Glasgow as 'Gotham'; one of vanished wynds, dirty dens, music halls, brothels, sugar houses, and shebeens.

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Online Talk: Where are the Women?

Wednesday 9th February 2022 | 7.30pm BST | via Zoom
Can you imagine a different Glasgow, a city where women are commemorated in statues and streets and buildings? Join author Sara Sheridan as she talks about her guidebook to that alternative city. Where are the Women? remaps Scotland as if women’s achievements were memorialised in our built and rural landscape in the same way as men’s are.

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Online Talk: The Glasgow Lock Hospital for Unfortunate Females

Wednesday 9th March 2022 | 7.30pm BST | via Zoom
Join us to find out more about this infamous place, which opened its doors in 1845 as a purpose built facility for treating women with venereal disease. Join us for this evening talk to find out more about the women who were admitted here and what happened to them.

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Online Talk: Glasgow: The Home of Modern World Football

Wednesday 16th March 2022 | 7.30pm BST | via Zoom
In this fascinating talk Ged O'Brien will use the Sulman map to explore the small pocket of Glasgow around the Green, the Old College and the Barracks, explaining its significance in the history of football.

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