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by Raymond Flood
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Online Video (Free)

The 19th Century saw the development of a mathematics profession with people earning their living from teaching, examining and researching and with the mathematical centre of gravity moving from France to Germany.

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by Richard Harries
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Online Video (Free)

This is a series of free public lectures investigating the portrayal of Christian themes in art from the first Christians through to the modern day.

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by Raymond Plant
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Professor the Lord plant of Highfield is the Gresham Professor of Divinity. He has been Professor of Jurisprudence and Political Philosophy at King's College London since 2002 and he has been a Member of the House of Lords since 1992.

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Gresham College has been providing free public lectures since 1597, making us London’s oldest higher education institution.

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by Belinda Jack
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Belinda Jack is Fellow and Tutor in French at Christ Church, University of Oxford. She features regularly in the press and media thanks to the popularity and insight of her published work.

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by Richard J. Evans
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The series looks at the Victorians not just in Britain but in Europe and the wider world.

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by Christopher Hogwood
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Christopher Hogwood, world-renowned conductor, keyboard player, musicologist, writer, editor and broadcaster, is Professor of Music at Gresham College.

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by Lynda Nead
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In 1863 Charles Baudelaire, wrote about the 'Painter of Modern Life' depicting the uniformity of male dress codes with its black suits, top hats and patent leather boots as having created 'a cortege of undertakers'.

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by Vernon Bogdanor
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This is a series of lectures on the political history of Britain during the 20th century by Vernon Bogdanor, Emeritus Gresham Professor of Law. This ongoing series of free public lectures are delivered in London.

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by Richard J. Evans
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Epidemic diseases have been as important as war in their devastating effects on human society through the ages. This series of lectures looks at them in their relation to society, the economy, culture and ideas, and the state.

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