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23 Oct 2017 Scotland's Racist Role: How minstrel shows spread stereotypes through country's theatres
18 Aug 2015 Ulster Historical Foundation
18 Aug 2015 Book Launch - Recovering Scotland’s Slavery Past
18 Jul 2014 Burns & the Sugar Plantocracy of Ayrshire - revised edition
23 Jun 2014 BBC Radio Scotland - World War One at Home stories
25 Mar 2014 BBC TWO Scotland: Clydebuilt series
3 Dec 2013 RLS & the Pirates - 9 December
25 Oct 2013 RLS & the Pirates - Date Change
10 Jul 2013 Edward de Bruce' attempt to become King of Ireland
7 May 2013 Legacies of British Slave-ownership - Commission
20 Mar 2013 BBC Radio Scotland: Digging Up Your Roots
11 Feb 2013 The Bounty Whalers & the Inuit
20 Nov 2012 BBC Scotland: Addicted to Pleasure
19 Nov 2012 BBC iPlayer: Women with a Past
27 Sep 2012 Black Comedy - It's not all history
27 Jun 2012 Latest SLHF Article
14 May 2012 Filming with Brian Cox CBE
23 Mar 2012 BBC Scotland "Scotland's Titanic"
25 Jan 2012 Trinity House Collection, Leith
16 Jan 2012 SLHF "The Legendary Leith Smacks"
30 Aug 2011 BBC Radio 4 "Making History"
24 Aug 2011 SLHF "The Opening Up of Calton Hill"
14 Apr 2011 Sunday Herald Article
7 Apr 2011 BBC Radio 3 "The Sunday Feature"
23 Mar 2011 BBC Radio 4 "Making History"
18 Mar 2011 The "Black Minstrelsy" in Scotland
23 Dec 2010 Contributor to STV's "Born Fighting"
24 Sep 2010 Podcast: Pirates & The Scots
1 Mar 2010 Event Symposium
4 Jan 2010 Scottish Life and Society: Transport and Communication
3 Jan 2010 Letters from a Jacobite transported to Virginia after the 1715 Rebellion
11 Nov 2009 17 November workshop postponed
26 Oct 2009 New History Scotland article
29 Sep 2009 13 October appearance postponed
23 Sep 2009 Foreword by Professor T M Devine
20 Aug 2009 New appearances added
10 Jun 2009 AANHS Honorary Life Member
7 May 2009 New publication: Burns and the Sugar Plantocracy of Ayrshire
31 Mar 2009 Letters from a Slaving Station
10 Feb 2009 BBC Scotland
16 Nov 2008 New Website !
10 Oct 2008 Updated Publications & Appearances
15 Jul 2008 Clyde Built reviewed in The BBC History Magazine
7 Apr 2008 Clyde Built - In paperback April 2008
21 Jan 2008 Updated Media & Appearances
31 Dec 2007 New Publications
22 Nov 2007 Publications
16 Nov 2007 New Book in Progress
13 Sep 2007 Bridge Readings: Angus Peter Campbell
7 Sep 2007 Clyde Built reviewed in The Scots Magazine
10 Aug 2007 Seawolves in Paperback
7 Aug 2007 Updated Talks & Appearances
17 May 2007 New publications
16 Apr 2007 Slavery
5 Mar 2007 Saltire History Book of the Year Award 2006