News Filter CategoriesAll NewsJournalSocietyExternalEvents Featured, News, Society 2021 Magnusson Essay Prize - Call for Submissions The Society once again welcomes submissions for the Magnus Magnusson Essay Prize (deadline 31 March). Events, Featured, News, Society SSNS Confers Honorary Membership on Three Distinguished Members The Society is delighted to announce the appointment of John Baldwin, Barbara Crawford, and Margaret Mackay as Honorary Members of the Society. Featured, Journal, News, Society 2020 Magnus Magnusson Prize Winner Announced Congratulations to Peter Church, who has been awarded this year's Magnus Magnusson Essay Prize for his essay exploring Scandinavian place-names in Ireland. Events, External, Featured, News, Society Update on the Conan Stone The Conan Stone, a Pictish symbol stone which was discovered last year, has recently been conserved with financial support from SSNS. This is a report on the stone's finding and conservation, as well as its future at Dingwall Museum. Events, Featured, News, Society On the Horizon: Scotland, the Sea, and the Northern World - SSNS Conference The Society is set to host its annual conference on Saturday 21 November. The event will take place virtually this year, using Zoom. Full programme and registration now available. Featured, Journal, News, Society Join before 31 October and receive 13 months' membership for the price of 12 Join SSNS before 31 October and receive 13 months' membership for the price of 12, in addition to a copy of Northern Studies volume 51 now. News Northern Studies volume 51 now out! The editorial team at Northern Studies are delighted to announce that volume 51 is now out! Featured, Journal, News, Society Join before 31 July and receive a free book Join SSNS before 31 July and receive a free book. Events, Featured, News, Society SSNS Day Conference 2020 News The date for our virtual day conference and AGM has been confirmed, with Prof. Astrid Ogilvie delivering the 2020 Hermann Pálsson lecture. Featured, News, Society Midsummer book sale SSNS is marking the month of June with a sale on all book titles in our online store! Events, Featured, News, Society SSNS + Conan Stone Update To mark the day of our now-postponed Conan Stone Conference, new images of the stone's conservation have been shared. Featured, Journal, News Northern Studies 46-49 Now Online Vols. 46-49 of our journal, Northern Studies, have now been made available on our website as a result of the ongoing lock-down.