The John Buchan Story

Peebles, Scottish Borders

Category: Events

Propaganda, Revolution and Victory – A one day Conference, Saturday, October 13, 2018

A one-day conference convened by the School of Culture at the University of Sunderland to commemorate the end of World War One 1918-2018.

The Conference features Taylor Downing:

Taylor Downing  author of Secret Warriors: Key Scientists, Code Breakers and Propagandists of the Great War(2014)

Paper: ‘John Buchan and the Propaganda War’.

Sponsor: John Buchan Story Museum/John Buchan Society.


For more information on this Conference please click of the link below:

Sunderland University – “The John Buchan Prize for best M.A. English Dissertation (November 2017)

On the 29 November 2017, Deborah Stewartby and Peter Worthington journeyed to Sunderland University to present the John Buchan Prize to Andrew (Andy) McCabe. This is the first time the prize has been awarded and we hope that over the years it will help to spread knowledge of John Buchan in the academic world.


Please click on the link below to read the press release from Sunderland University.

The Certificate signed by Lord Tweedsmuir and Steve Watts of Sunderland University


Andy dashing to be greeted by the Vice-Chancellor



Lady Stewartby presenting the Certificate and prize to Andrew with his tutors, Colin and Alison Younger, and Peter Worthington  in the background



Lady Stewartby and Andrew with Steve Watts (Head of the School of Culture) and Peter Worthington  in the background


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