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Conversation with William Kentridge

The South African artist discusses his role in the creation of Ubu and the Truth Commission.

The Hub, Edinburgh

Fri 29 Aug

£6 / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Festival.

Scotland in the Soft Power Era

Discussion featuring Professor Chris Breward, Vice Principal Creative Industries and Performing Arts, Professor Antonella Sorace, Professor of Developmental Linguistics and Professor John Holden, cultural relations expert.

The Hub, Edinburgh

Thu 28 Aug

£6 / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Festival.

Andy Wightman: Stop Thief!

Commentator, activist and author Andy Wightman gives an audiovisual presentation.

City Art Centre, Edinburgh

Sat 30 Aug

Free / 0131 529 3993

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 14:00

Whisky Tasting

Bennets Bar Informal demonstration on Scotch Malt Whiskies in one of Edinburgh's oldest and most historic pubs. Learning about the differences between Scotch and other world whiskies. Find out more about typical characteristics of each of the whisky producing regions of Scotland and some other interesting facts of…

Bennets Bar, Edinburgh

Thu 28 Aug

Bennet's Bar

£12 / 0131 229 5143

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 29 Aug

Bennet's Bar

£12 / 0131 229 5143

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 31 Aug

Bennet's Bar

£12 / 0131 229 5143

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Lex Pacificatoria: Using Law to End Wars

A look at the law of the peacemakers chaired by Professor Dorothy Miell, vice Principal and Head of College of Humanities and Science.

The Hub, Edinburgh

Thu 28 Aug

£6 / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Festival.

Bitter Music: Harry Partch’s Diary with David Moss

David Moss presents part of the musical text to accompany the staging of his last great opera Delusion of the Fury.

The Hub, Edinburgh

Fri 29 Aug

£6 / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Festival.

Richard Hylton Lecture

Hylton discuss the exhibition Where do I end and you begin.

City Art Centre, Edinburgh

Sat 30 Aug

Free / 0131 529 3993

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 12:00