COMMITTEE – Office Bearers
Honorary President and Chairman: Mr James Grant
Honorary Vice-Presidents: John Dott, Joy Steele
Honorary Vice-Chairman: Angie Emler
Hon. Secretary: Post Vacant
Hon. Treasurer: Dr Clive Sneddon
Committee liason and email: Mr John Vaughan
Other Committee Members:
Mr. Alan Dunlop
Mr George Taylor
Alexander Bollard Q.C.
St Andrews Branch Programme 2016 – 2017
Meetings are held at 7.30 p.m in the St Rule Club, 12 The Links, St Andrews.
Tea and coffee are served afterwards.
Friday September 30
Professor Sam Taylor. Lecture and photographs.
“Le Paris de mes plus jeunes années” (Talk in French).
Possibly also “Les jeunes nous raccontent”. Students from Fife discuss their use of Gray Bequest funds (in English)
Friday October 28
M. Emmanuel Cocher, Consul Générale de France, a Edimboug (Talk in French).
Friday November 25
Professor Andy Williams, Department of International Relations, University of St. Andrews. “The troubled relationship: de Gaulle and Roosevelt, 1940-1945” (Lecture in French and English)
First week in December 2016. Date to be confirmed, subject to numbers Pre-Christmas lunch. Note the change of venue: Café Montmartre, 91 Perth Road, Dundee. Organiser: Angie Emler
Friday January 27
Dr. Justine Firnhaber-Baker, Department of History, University of St. Andrews.
“The Jacquerie, 1358, and peasant violence.”
(Lecture in English)
Thursday February 23
Please note: Day and date to be confirmed. Subject to numbers. Annual lunch. French theme menu, Elmwood College.
Organiser: Mr. John Vaughan
Friday March 24
Mr. Alan Dunlop, Branch Chair, FSS Fife. “Rouen” (Talk in French).
Friday April 28
Dr. Linda Goddard, Department of Art History.
“’Savage Tales': the writings of Paul Gauguin” (Talk in English)
Friday May 26
Annual General Meeting, 7.30pm , St. Rule Club, The Links, St. Andrews