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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 19 plays 0  

Divinity - Religion in Modern Britain

The aim of this course (REST08018) is to introduce students to a range of religious formations as they tackle particular 'issues' arising from modernity in British contexts. Introduced by…

From  nappleto on August 25th, 2020 0 likes 14 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 13 plays 0  

Divinity - Introduction: Director of UG Studies, School of Divinity

An introduction to the courses available at the School of Divinity, in the areas of Theology and Religious Studies, and a few words about teaching delivery during our hybrid semester.

From  Rory Dunlop on August 18th, 2020 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Divinity - Jews and Muslims: Religions, Cultures, Histories

This course (REST08022) introduces students to two traditions which originated in the same geographical area and which share a range of concepts, but whose historical trajectories differ…

From  Rory Dunlop on August 18th, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

'Poetry & Religion' - Dr Linden Bicket

Dr Linden Bicket discusses Gerard Manley Hopkins's poem 'God's Grandeur' in this short taster lecture.

From  Rory Dunlop on June 8th, 2020 0 likes 53 plays 0  

'Science and Religion at New College' - Rev Dr Michael Fuller

Senior Teaching Fellow Rev Dr Michael Fuller asks: Are Science and Religion in conflict or can they come together to address our biggest questions?

From  Rory Dunlop on May 22nd, 2020 0 likes 50 plays 0  

CANTO 46

CANTO 46 This event showcases the Fifth Decad of Cantos (42-51) that Ezra Pound composed in 1934-36. While continuing on his epic journey, Pound started this section with new focus and new ideas. As…

From  jglendin on February 18th, 2020 0 likes 16 plays 0  

MSc Ancient Worlds: Ancient Egyptian Religion and the Afterlife

This video offers a sample of the instruction available on the Ancient Eyptian Religion and the Afterlife online course.

From  Muireann Crowley on November 18th, 2019 0 likes 116 plays

Points of Arrival Full Compilation (Subtitled)

Five stories of Jewish migration to Scotland in the 19th and 20th centuries, told by contemporary narrators.Created by the Jewish Lives/Scottish Spaces team (Universities of Glasgow and Edinburgh)…

From  bparkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Points of Arrival Full Compilation

Five stories of Jewish migration to Scotland in the 19th and 20th centuries, told by contemporary narrators.Created by the Jewish Lives/Scottish Spaces team (Universities of Glasgow and Edinburgh)…

From  bparkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Points of Arrival 90 Second Trailer (Subtitled)

Trailer for a series of 5 short films made by the Jewish Lives/Scottish Spaces team. For more information and to see all five films, go to jewishmigrationtoscotland.is.ed.ac.uk

From  bparkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 53 plays 0  

Points of Arrival 90 Second Trailer

Trailer for a series of 5 short films made by the Jewish Lives/Scottish Spaces team. For more information and to see all five films, go to jewishmigrationtoscotland.is.ed.ac.uk

From  bparkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Points of Arrival - Isaac Hirshow (Subtitled)

Synagogue cantor Isaac Hirshow was born to a poor family in Russia in 1883. In 1922, he and his family emigrated to Glasgow and Isaac began work in the Gorbals. An inspirational teacher and community…

From  bparkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 18 plays 0  

Points of Arrival - Isaac Hirshow

Synagogue cantor Isaac Hirshow was born to a poor family in Russia in 1883. In 1922, he and his family emigrated to Glasgow and Isaac began work in the Gorbals. An inspirational teacher and community…

From  bparkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 53 plays 0  

Points of Arrival - Hilda Goldwag (Subtitled)

Hilda Goldwag was born in Vienna in 1912. In 1939 she fled to Scotland to escape Nazi persecution. Hilda remained in Glasgow for the rest of her life, celebrating the everyday life of her adopted…

From  bparkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 22 plays 0