An Intimate History Of Humanity

Theodore Zeldin

An Intimate History Of Humanity

Essential reading for humans.

The Hidden Pleasures of Life

Theodore Zeldin

The Hidden Pleasures of Life: A New Way of Remembering the Past and Imagining the Future

Will reveal the autobiography in you.

The Amber Fury

Natalie Haynes

The Amber Fury

Amber Fury - not to be confused with Amber Furries.

Speakers

  • Dr David Rouse.

    Forensic Pathology

    Dr Rouse was awarded his BA in 1982 and in 1985 he was awarded an MA and MB BChir (Cambridge examination). He received his diploma in Medical Jurisprudence in 1991. In 2006 he became a Member of the Faculty of Forensic and Legal Medicine. . . .
  • Dr Emily Winterburn

    Dr Emily Winterburn

    Astronomy, Now!

    Emily Winterburn studied physics at Manchester University, followed by History of Science, first at Manchester and then at Imperial College, London.  She worked for many years at the Royal Observatory in Greenwich as curator of . . .
  • Dr Kate Raworth

    Dr Kate Raworth

    Creating a New Economic Mindset

    Kate Raworth is an economist whose research focuses on the unique social and ecological challenges of the 21st century. She is a Senior Visiting Research Associate at Oxford University’s Environmental Change Institute, and also . . .
  • Dr Molly Crockett

    Dr Molly Crockett

    Psychology of Revenge

    Dr Molly Crockett is Associate Professor of Experimental Psychology and Fellow of Jesus College, University of Oxford. She holds a PhD in Experimental Psychology from the University of Cambridge and BS in Neuroscience from UCLA. Prior to . . .
  • Dr Morgaine Gaye

    Dr Morgaine Gaye

    Wealth

    Dr Morgaine Gaye is a food futurologist who runs a consultancy and trend forecasting bureau. Her work researches future global trends, ideas, products and media; with food as the main focus. She communicates this insight through media, . . .
  • Dr Nick Southgate

    Dr Nick Southgate

    Why We Need to Care About Advertising

    Nick Southgate is a former adman, lapsed philosopher and occasional and confused cultural critic. He obtained a PhD in philosophy last century before, inevitably, getting a job in an advertising agency. A meteoric rise to the . . .
  • Dr Scilla Elworthy

    Dr Scilla Elworthy

    Brokering Peace

    Scilla Elworthy. PhD, founded the Oxford Research Group in 1982 to develop effective dialogue between nuclear weapons policy-makers worldwide and their critics, work which included a series of dialogues between Chinese, Russian and . . .
  • Dr. Alasdair Russell

    Dr. Alasdair Russell

    Genome Editing Technologies

    Dr. Alasdair Russell is head of Pre-Clinical Genome editing at CRUK Cambridge Institute.   Alasdair heads up a specialised team that provide a centralised ‘Hub’ for the innovation and application of state-of-the-art . . .
  • Edith Hall

    Edith Hall

    Aristotle's Way

    One of Britain’s foremost classicists, and professor at King’s College London, Edith Hall is the first woman to have won the Erasmus Medal of the European Academy. In 2017 she was awarded an Honorary Doctorate from Athens . . .
  • Edward Slingerland

    Edward Slingerland

    Spontaneity

      Edward Slingerland is an internationally recognized expert in both early Chinese thought and the links between cognitive science and the humanities. He is Professor of Asian Studies, Associate Member in the Departments of . . .

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