History Talking: Series 1
Presented by Dr Ruth Salter, produced by Dr Richard Blakemore.
Episode 1: Dr Rebecca Rist
Ruth interviews Dr Rebecca Rist about her research into medieval religious and cultural history, and about becoming Director of the Graduate Centre for Medieval Studies at Reading.
Episode 2: Dr Dan Renshaw
Ruth interviews Dr Dan Renshaw about his research on migration in nineteenth-century London, politics in immigrant communities, and the link between migrants and Gothic literature.
Episode 3: Dr Richard Blakemore on sailors, empire, and piracy from the sixteenth to the eigtheenth centuries.
Episode 4: Dr Mara Oliva on twentieth-century American foreign policy and public opinion.