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'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 49 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 47 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 91 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  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 26 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  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 6 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  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 44 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  Benjamin Parkes 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  Benjamin Parkes 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  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 44 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  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Points of Arrival - Hilda Goldwag

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  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 28 plays 0  

Points of Arrival - Henry Wuga (Subtitled)

Henry Wuga arrived in Glasgow from Nuremberg as a teenage refugee. On leaving school, he began a successful career as a caterer and raised a family with his wife Ingrid. Henry often spoke about his…

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Points of Arrival - Henry Wuga

Henry Wuga arrived in Glasgow from Nuremberg as a teenage refugee. On leaving school, he began a successful career as a caterer and raised a family with his wife Ingrid. Henry often spoke about…

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 39 plays 0  

Points of Arrival - Dorrith Sim (Subtitled)

Dorrith Sim was one of the thousands of Jewish children who arrived in the UK in 1939 on what became known as the Kindertransport. Travelling alone and speaking little English, she was taken in by an…

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Points of Arrival - Dorrith Sim

Dorrith Sim was one of the thousands of Jewish children who arrived in the UK in 1939 on what became known as the Kindertransport. Travelling alone and speaking little English, she was taken in by an…

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 72 plays 0  

Points of Arrival - Annie Lindey (Subtitled)

The story of Annie Lindey, who moved to Edinburgh from Russia in the late 19th century. Annie was a tireless worker for her community and an early advocate of mutual support and social welfare for…

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 12 plays 0