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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.

Heroes and Villains in Game of Thrones

Dr Carolyne Larrington explores the many heroes and villains in George R. R. Martin's “Game of Thrones” during this TORCH Bite-Size talk at the Ashmolean Museum LiveFriday

The Alfred Jewel and Kingship

Amy Faulkner explores how Alfred’s translations question what it means to be a good king in this TORCH Bite-Size talk at the Ashmolean Museum LiveFriday

Live and Let Die - in Greek Epic

Dr Almut Fries explores the iconography of the black-figured wine jug in this TORCH Bite-Size talk at the Ashmolean Museum LiveFriday

Great men and fallen heroes

Dr Jessica Goodman explores how the meaning of ‘hero’ shifted in France in the late eighteenth-century in this TORCH Bite-Size talk at the Ashmolean Museum LiveFriday

A Conductor's Point of View

Thielemann discusses the art of conducting, the historical context of 19th and 20th century opera, and the commonalities between Wagner and Strauss

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