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Wars of the Roses – Podcasts
Podcasts

Wars of the Roses – Podcasts

The Wars of the Roses is one of the most important events of late medieval English history. Lasting from 1455 to 1485, it was series of civil wars for the throne of England, fought between supporters of two rival families: the houses of Lancaster and York.A series of six podcasts has been produced by the History Faculty that explain various aspects of this conflict.

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Podcasts

Wars of the Roses – Podcasts

The Wars of the Roses is one of the most important events of late medieval English history. Lasting from 1455 to 1485, it was series of civil wars for the throne of England, fought between supporters of two rival families: the houses of Lancaster and York.A series of six podcasts has been produced by the History Faculty that explain various aspects of this conflict.
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The Tale of Genji – podcast by Teresa Goff

Written a thousand years ago by Murasaki Shikibu, a 30 year-old lady in waiting of the 11th century Japanese Heian Court, The Tale of Genji is considered the world’s first novel. It’s a story of politics and intrigue, of sexual conquests, frustrated love and jealousy, of the relationship between art and nature, and of the relationship between nature and the spiritual.
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