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Here we feature video, audio and other downloads relating to Humanities research at Oxford and at TORCH.  If you're looking for podcasts, much more can be found at University of Oxford Podcasts.

The Past and its Publics

Simon Schama, Margaret MacMillan and Craig Clunas tackle the thorny question of how the past should interact with the public, or publics, who consume it

How English Became English

Simon Horobin is joined by Faramerz Dabhoiwala, Martin Wynne and Philip Durkin to discuss his new book. Chaired by Susie Dent.

Rereading East Germany

A Book at Lunchtime discussion tracing the cultural legacy of the GDR with Karen Leeder, Dennis Tate, Sara Jones, Marc Silberman and Tom Smith.

The Rhetoric of Fame

Kate De Rycker demonstrates that the social role of 16th-century English writers was becoming increasingly affected by the developing concept of celebrity.

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