Podcasts

Episode 66: Histories of the Unexpected: The Book

6, 4, 2018 - Dr Sam Willis and Professor James Daybell explore the unexpected history of their new book! Read More

Episode 65: Paper

6, 4, 2018 - Paper “Fill your paper with the breathings of your heart” (William Wordsworth). Welcome to .... Read More

Episode 64: Lists

6, 4, 2018 - ‘Everyone here may make his own list according to his knowledge and his conscience’ (Ernest .... Read More

Episode 63: Snow

6, 4, 2018 - “A lot of people like snow. I find it to be an unnecessary freezing of water.”  Carl Reiner .... Read More

Episode 62: Christmas 2017

6, 4, 2018 - “What if Christmas…perhaps…means a little bit more!”   (Dr Seuss, How the Grinch Stole .... Read More

Episode 61: Dust

6, 4, 2018 - ‘Pelvis et umbra sumus’  (We are but dust and shadow – Horace, The Odes (23BC))   Welcome .... Read More

Episode 60: Our Books

6, 4, 2018 - “History will be kind to me for I intend to write it.”   (Winston Churchill) Welcome to .... Read More

Episode 59: The Book

14, 11, 2017 - . “The worst thing about new books is that they keep us from reading old ones.”  .... Read More

Episode 58: Codes

7, 11, 2017 - “Language is legislation, speech is its code. We do not see the power which is in speech .... Read More

Subscribe to our newsletter

Keep up to date with Histories of the Unexpected