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HUMAN CARGO – Stories & Songs of EMIGRATION, SLAVERY & TRANSPORTATION

Join storyteller and folk singer Matthew Crampton for stories and songs from his book Human Cargo: Emigration, Slavery and Transportation. Find out more about the book here. Understanding today’s migrant crisis through story and song from the past. HUMAN CARGO explores the experiences of people who were trafficked or transported in the 18th and 19th …

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A Collection of St Kilda Memories – Alasdair MacEachan.

An illustrated talk by the local authority on St Kilda history, Alasdair MacEachan. The talk will feature excerpts from the 1971 Thames Television film ‘A Far Better Place’ with St Kildans reminiscing about their native island. Part of the programme of events supporting the current Lesions in the Landscape exhibition by Shona Illingworth.