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Avian Tree of Life

Dr Gavin Thomas, zoologist at the University of Sheffield, explores the tree of life of birds with particular focus on the role that natural history collections continue to play in understanding…

From  Hayley Cotterill on January 12th, 2017 0 likes 30 plays 0  

Insects, Close Up and Personal

Audio recording of the public lecture 'Insects: Close Up and Personal'. The talk was given in connection with the Manuscripts and Special Collections, Weston Gallery exhibition…

From  Hayley Cotterill on January 11th, 2017 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Francis Willughby's European Field Trip

Audio recording of the lunchtime talk 'Francis Willughby's European Field Trip'. Professor Mark Greengrass, early-modern historian, reconstructs the excitements of Francis…

From  Hayley Cotterill on January 11th, 2017 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Francis Willughby - His Life and Legacy

Audio recording of the lunchtime talk 'Francis Willughby - His Life and Legacy'. Dr Dorothy Johnston explores the life of Francis Willughby and his significance in the history of…

From  Hayley Cotterill on January 11th, 2017 0 likes 16 plays 0  

Why Study Foot Washing with Tom O'Loughlin

Footwashing has been part of the ritual inheritance of Christians since at least the time John composed his gospel, but it has also been a much misunderstood and avoided ritual. Here Thomas…

From  Simon Barnett on December 16th, 2016 0 likes 20 plays 0  

Why Study the 4th Council of the Lateran with Claire Taylor

2015 is the eighth centenary of Lateran IV – often described as the most important western church council between the Council of Nicea (325) and the Reformation. Dr Claire Taylor of the Dept of…

From  Simon Barnett on March 31st, 2015 0 likes 6 plays 0