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Beyond the Books - Series 2: Episode 8 - Emanuela Patti

Beyond the Books is a podcast from the University of Edinburgh’s School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures (LLC) that gives you a behind-the-scenes look at research and the people who make…

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Course Options in the History of Christianity at the School of Divinity (3 mins)

A short overview of three courses in the History of Christianity on offer at the School of Divinity: History of Christianity as a World Religion 1A, History of Christianity as a World Religion 1B,…

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JB Vasari and the Invention of Art 1

Giorgio Vasari's Lives of the Artists was written in 1550, with a much enlarged edition in 1568. It was the first recognisable "art history" book and still influences the way art…

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Renaissance Under-Eye Cream

This shows you how to make a renaissance under-eye cream recipe from Giovanni Marinello's Ornamenti delle Donne (Venice:1562). Film and translation are (C) Jil Burke, CC BY Attribution. Music is…

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Inside a Medieval Manuscript by Dr Sally Crumplin

Inside a Medieval ManuscriptDr Sally Crumplin explores what can we learn from a single medieval manuscript and give an insight into 12th-century society in Southern Scotland, Northern England and…

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Dr Stephen Bowd -European History 1500-1800 - Research in a nutshell.

Stephen talks about his recent research.

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Dr Steve Boardman, 'Black Dinners and Red Weddings: James II (1437-1460) and the Douglases'

A History Society Lecture, recorded on 9 March 2016.

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