EVENING RECEPTIONS, CONCERT AND DAYTRIP

  • Monday 18 July: opening reception in Rainy Hall for delegates following plenary lecture by Amartya Sen (Harvard)
  • Tuesday 19 July: civic reception for delegates at the Edinburgh City Chambers
  • Wednesday 20 July: reception at the National Library of Scotland, with a talk by M. A. Stewart on the Hume manuscripts held at the Library
  • Thursday 21 July: concert of music from 18th-century Edinburgh, at the Canongate Kirk
  • Friday 22 July: DAYTRIP to Chirnside and Ninewells, and nearby Paxton House; dinner in Berwick on Tweed
  • Saturday 23 July: conference banquet in the Playfair Library, Old College