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10.3a A Sapi-Portuguese Salt Cellar

In this video, we consider an ivory salt cellar made in current-day Sierra Leone for a Portuguese audience.

From  Jill Burke on November 27th, 2020 0 likes 74 plays 0  

10.2b African Presence in Renaissance Europe

This video considers black Africans in Renaissance Europe, particularly Italy.

From  Jill Burke on November 26th, 2020 0 likes 82 plays 0  

European Ethnographies 1

This lecture considers how Europeans understood the peoples of the new world, India and sub-Saharan Africa, showing how they lumped together these peoples in a rather imprecise way, and were curious…

From  Jill Burke on November 26th, 2020 0 likes 110 plays 0  

History of Art Research Seminar 22 October 2020

Dr William Rea, University of Leeds.'What art history might tell us about Pandemics: Yoruba logic and response to pandemics - the Lukuluku and measles cases in Ekiti Nigeria'Based on one of…

From  Malene Nafisi on October 26th, 2020 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Black Heroes of Mathematics Conference: Natalya Silcott (FIMA)

October 2020: Black Heroes of Mathematics Conference Natalya Silcott (FIMA Harrow School & CaribbeanDiaspora for Science, Technology and Innovation, UK) Leaving a Legacy This talk has captions:…

From  Liam Holligan on October 23rd, 2020 0 likes 329 plays 0  

Black Heroes of Mathematics Conference: Dr Angela Tabiri (AIMS Ghana)

October 2020: Black Heroes of Mathematics Conference Angela Tabiri (AIMS Ghana) The journey of Female African Mathematicians This talk has captions: You can remove the subtitles by pressing CC on…

From  Liam Holligan on October 23rd, 2020 0 likes 215 plays 0  

Black Heroes of Mathematics Conference: Professor Nkechi Agwu (BMCC/CUNY)

October 2020: Black Heroes of Mathematics Conference Professor Nkechi Agwu (BMCC/CUNY) Mathematical Storytelling: Fostering Creativity, Innovation, CulturalAwareness and Entrepreneurship This talk…

From  Liam Holligan on October 15th, 2020 0 likes 118 plays 0  

Hear from our students: MSc Environment and Development

Paulina shares her experiences studying the MSc Environment and Development.

From  Nikki Kay on September 15th, 2020 0 likes 157 plays 0  

Swahili Language courses: UG and PG - Course Options 2020

Swahili language courses Course organiser: Teresa Poeta teresa.poeta@ed.ac.uk UG courses: Swahili 1A (semester 1) LLLJ08001 20 credits Swahili 1B (semester 2) LLLJ08002 20…

From  Teresa Poeta on September 2nd, 2020 0 likes 50 plays 0  

Divinity - History of Christianity as a World Religion 1A and 1B

These two paired courses – one each semester – together provide students with a comprehensive view of the global Christian movement in time and space. Part A (ECHS08004) covers the period…

From  Rory Dunlop on August 26th, 2020 0 likes 21 plays 0  

Religion Violence and Peacebuilding

In this course (DIVI08001) students investigate the relations between religion, violence and building peace. Introduced by Course Organiser Prof Jolyon Mitchell.

From  Rory Dunlop on August 25th, 2020 0 likes 14 plays 0  

M&M Podcast 18: Digital education from the Zanzibari perspective, Covid transformations, and networks

The eighteenth episode of the Michael and Myles (M&M) podcast finds us meeting with great colleagues from the State University of Zanzibar (SUZA), Dr Maryam Ismail and Said Yunus, to chat about…

From  Michael Gallagher on July 3rd, 2020 1 likes 24 plays 0  

Structure of MTh in World Christianity

What is the structure of the MTh in World Christianity? Hear from our programme director, and from students discussing their Masters dissertation topics.

From  Alexander Chow on March 14th, 2020 0 likes 24 plays 0  

Wikimedians and the Global Goals

* Anna Torres from Wikimedia Argentina * Thomas Schallhart, Wikimedia LGBT+ User Group * Li-Yun Lin, Wikimedia Taiwan * Felix Nartey, Open Foundation West Africa Panel with four prominent…

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 28th, 2019 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Prof Agustin Fuentes - Why do we believe_

Prof Agustin Fuentes - Why do we believe_

From  Lesley Middlemass on April 9th, 2019 0 likes 45 plays 0