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Family programme    

MUSA Young Archaeologist

Sat 30 August to 29 November, 2-3.30pm (7-12 yrs)

For the budding archaeologists amongst you we’re back with more exciting hands-on sessions to develop your archaeology skills and knowledge of the past. Workshops take place on the last Saturday of each month at MUSA. Free, but booking essential.

Greeks: Sat 29 November, 2-3.30pm 

 

Inside the Body: Silhouette Animation

Sun 30 November, 2-4pm (Teenagers and adults)

What actually happens inside your body? Our friends from Clydebuilt Puppets show you how to use silhouette projection techniques to explore different aspects of your inner self, perhaps with surprising results… Be prepared to make some gooey inner bits and remember, we are made up of lots of water! Free, but booking essential.

 

Performances

Christmas Music by the St Andrews Renaissance Singers

Sun 14 December, 2.30pm-3.15pm

There was mickle melody at that childes birth': Enjoy a selection of Christmas music from the Middle Ages to the present day with the St Andrews Renaissance Singers. Held at MUSA.  

 

Adult Programme

There's Been a Murder! The Corpse in Crime Fiction

Tues 25 November, 5.30-6.15pm

Continuing with a medical theme, join Professor Gill Plain from the School of English for a fascinating examination of the changing presentation of the corpse (and the detective's response to it) in 20th and 21st century crime fiction. 

How Death Informs Life and Living

Tues 2 December, 5:30-6:15pm

Ian Parkin, Professor of Clinical Anatomy in the School of Medicine, discusses human dissection in the past, present and future and examines the ethical implications of using human bodies for medical research and the training of doctors.  The topic of the talk may mean that this event is unsuitable for children.