Past workshops

  • Franco-Scottish Doctoral Network workshop, 7-8 November 2019
    Theme: Identité/Identity Seminar Poster (PdF)
    Professor Anne Lafont (EHESS, Paris), ‘Revolution, Abolition and Blackness in the French Empire – The Art of 1800’6.45pm, Thursday 7 November 2019. Institut Français d’Ecosse, Edinburgh.
  • Doctoral Workshop on “Identité/Identity” – Friday 8 November 2019
  • Visualising Learning in France, c. 1500-1830 ~ 24-25 May 2017 ~ Workshop co-hosted by the Schools of Art History, History, and the Centre for French History and Culture. Click here for Programme and Abstracts (webpage with further links to pdfs)

  • France and its Global Histories: State of the Field‘, 27-28 August 2014 ~ Link to Programme (webpage), or Programme (pdf)
  • France and the Mediterranean World in the Reign of Louis XIV‘, 10 May 2014 ~ Link to Programme

Franco-Scottish Research Network in the Humanities and Social Sciences

This network is comprised of members of the Institut Français d’Edimbourg and the universities of Edinburgh, Glasgow and St Andrews. We convene an annual doctoral seminar at the Institut Français in Edinburgh. Please click here to find out more.




We are delighted to announce the publication of the next book in St Andrews Studies in French History and Culture series:
Thomas A. Donlan, The Reform of Zeal: François de Sales and Militant French Catholicism


Contact us by writing to the co-directors, Dr. Sarah Easterby-Smith and Justine Firnhaber-Baker at:

Post: Centre for French History and Culture,
School of History
University of St Andrews
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The Scores
St Andrews
Fife, KY16 9BA

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