Marc Loopuyt – Music of the Three Andalusias

Event Date: 27 September 2019 The Lecture Room Warburg Institute Woburn Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1H 0AB The Warburg Institute presents: Marc Loopuyt – Music of the Three Andalusias An evening lecture/recital by musician, writer and teacher Marc Loopuyt on Muslim, Jewish and Christian music of Medieval Spain, focusing on the rabab and the oud, and on articulation techniques. Articulation in …

Stefan Halikowski-Smith – Two Missionary Accounts of Southeast Asia in the Late Seventeenth Century

Event Date: 26 September 2019 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Dr. Stefan Halikowski-Smith (Swansea University) – Two Missionary Accounts of Southeast Asia in the Late Seventeenth Century Introduction by Professor Anthony Stockwell (RAS): ——————— Talk: ——————– Questions: accompanying images: ” ngg_triggers_display=”always” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] 60 SHARES Share on Facebook …

Penny Roberts – Truth during the French religious wars

Event Date: 5 July 2019 Lecture Theatre B5 Chadwick Building, Front Quadrangle, UCL Campus, Gower Street London WC1E 6BT   The Royal Historical Society presents: Professor Penny Roberts (Warwick) – Truth during the French religious wars Truth is always contestable. This lecture will explore that assertion in the context of the sixteenth century. In many ways, the French religious wars …

Philippa Gregory in conversation with Stella Tillyard

Event Date: 16 September 2019 Room B01 Clore Management Centre Birkbeck University of London Torrington Sq London WC1E 7HX The Department of History, Classics and Archaeology at Birkbeck presents: Philippa Gregory in conversation with Stella Tillyard The acclaimed historian and author of The Other Boleyn Girl talks about her new book, historical fiction and why she is now, as honorary …