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SWW Network Round Table: The British Empire and the Second World War

As the British Empire was mobilised to fight, it had far reaching consequences for all of those involved; the political, social, and economic transformations created new relationships, shifting…

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Leverhulme Trust Lecture 2022 - Professor Robert Gerwarth (UCD): 'An Age of Civil Wars: Europe, 1912-49'

PLEASE NOTE: The video captions have been auto generated Professor Robert Gerwarth gave this Leverhulme Trust Lecture, 'An Age of Civil Wars: Europe, 1912-49' at 5pm on 4 April 2022 in the…

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Prof David Hempton: Towards a theory of Transnational Religious Change

Professor David Hempton, Senior Professor at Harvard University and Dean of Harvard Divinity School, delivers the Gifford Lecture "Towards a theory of Transnational Religious Change." It is…

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'The Greek language and Greek identities: c. 1500 BCE to 2021 CE' A.G. Leventis Inaugural Lecture 2021

A. G. Leventis Inaugural Lecture, 22 September 2021 The inaugural lecture of Professor Roderick Beaton's Leventis Visiting Professor at the University of Edinburgh will be, 'The Greek…

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Professor Penny Enslin,10 June 2021 - Decolonizing higher education: the university in the new age of Empire

Title: Decolonizing higher education: the university in the new age of Empire Abstract: Like all its institutions, universities in the United Kingdom are a product of Britain’s imperial and…

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Decolonising the Curriculum: The Podcast Series - Dr Srinjoy Mitra in conversation with Prof. Rowena Arshad

Welcome to this podcast series produced by The Race Equality and Anti-Racist Sub-Committee (REAR) at the University of Edinburgh in collaboration with Teaching Matters where we hear from different…

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Decolonising Divinity: A Roundtable Discussion

On March 9, 2021, colleagues from the School of Divinity held a roundtable discussion around the topic of “Decolonising Divinity.” Jointly sponsored by Religious Studies, Islam and…

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Beyond GIS: Limits and Possibilities of Geospatial Research of Colonial Latin America

A CDCS Seminar from Maria José Afanador-Llach (Univerisdad de los Andes, Bogotá-Colombia).Researchers of the colonial period in Spanish America face the challenge of comprehending the…

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The Edinburgh Race Lectures: Behind the Rhodes Statue: Empire and the British Academy - 29 October 2020

Behind the Rhodes Statue: Empire and the British Academy' by Robbie Shilliam, Professor of International Relations in the Department of Political Science at Johns Hopkins University.Chaired by…

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History of Science

History of Science is a semester 2 pre-honours elective for every student in the university! It was nominated for Outstanding Course in the 2020, 2021, and 2022 EUSA Teaching Awards and received an…

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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…

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Music theory in critical and global context: Why this system?

This 5 part lecture on music theory in critical and global context by Dr Nikki Moran, Reid School of Music, provides an introduction and context to the Fundamentals of Music Theory course and open…

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Historians on Dundas and Slavery - 7 July 2020

Urgent discussions are taking place across the world about monuments and streets dedicated to Henry Dundas, mainly focused on his insertion of ‘gradual’ into the 1792 bill for the…

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Professor Ewen Cameron Inaugural Lecture - 'The Political Histories of Modern Scotland'

Professor Ewen A Cameron, Sir William Fraser Professor of Scottish History and Palaeography delivered his inaugural lecture entitled "The Political Histories of Modern Scotland". …

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Andrew Carnegie Lecture Series Fergus Linehan

Andrew Carnegie Lecture Series Fergus Linehan

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Dr Shashi Tharoor - Looking Back at the British Raj in India

Dr Shashi Tharoor - Looking Back at the British Raj in India

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