Wendy McGlashan


Wendy McGlashan is an art historian who applies a highly multi-disciplinary methodology to the study of visual imagery. She completed her Carnegie-funded PhD, ‘A New Species of Liberty’: John Kay’s Edinburgh Portraits, 1781-1822, in January 2020 and her current research focuses on the art and visual culture of Enlightenment Scotland.


Wendy is the recipient of a conference bursary award.

Panel 1: Author Portraits

Print, Performance, and Material Culture: The Intermedial Promotion of Moral Virtue in Gavin Wilson’s ‘Collection of Masonic Songs’ (Edinburgh, 1788)