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New OU/BBC series ‘Meet the Lords’, BBC Two

A new three part series, Meet The Lords starts on Monday 27 February at 21:00 on BBC Two. This is the first time free-roaming cameras have ever been allowed to film in the House of Lords Chamber and in its … Continue reading

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New OU/BBC Series: Genius of The Modern World

On Thursday 16th June 2016, Genius of the Modern World will be shown on BBC4 at 21:00. Produced with the support of the Faculties of Arts and Social Sciences, in this three part series Bettany Hughes retraces the lives of … Continue reading

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Digitising the Image seminar, 20 May 2014

The Digital Humanities Thematic Research Network is pleased to present the next event in the Digital Humanities in Practice series: Digitising the image Date: 20 May 2014 Time: 1.00pm-3.00pm Venue: Arts Music Studio, The Open University Walton Hall, Milton Keynes … Continue reading

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Prof Helen King on BBC Radio 4′s ‘In Our Time’

Helen King, Professor in Classical Studies, appears as an expert in BBC Radio 4’s In Our Time, presented by Melvyn Bragg, on Thursday 10 October. Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the Roman physician and medical theorist Galen. The most … Continue reading

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Practioners’ Voices in Classical Reception Studies Journal

The Department of Classical Studies is delighted to announce the publication of Issue 3 of the online journal Practitioners’ Voices in Classical Reception Studies. The 2012 issue of Practitioners’ Voices in Classical Reception Studies focuses on practitioners working with visual … Continue reading

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Heather Richardson’s writing workshop at 1st East Belfast Arts Festival

Heather Richardson, author and Creative Writing tutor at The Open University in Ireland, gives a workshop in creative writing at the first East Belfast Arts Festival, which runs from 5-9 September 2012. The Inventing History workshop runs on 10.30-13.30 on … Continue reading

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Beyond the Frame Exhibition Launch

Beyond the Frame: India in Britain, 1858 – 1950 Launch Event:  Wednesday 4th July 2012, from 5 – 7pm Berrill, Walton Hall Campus, Milton Keynes The exhibition will be on show in the Berrill gallery. It will be launched with … Continue reading

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