School of History, Classics & Archaeology

Great research in a nutshell

A series of 13 one-minute movies, featuring some of the fascinating research undertaken within the School of History, Classics and Archaeology, has been published on the University’s website, as part of its Research in a Nutshell initiative.

Researchers and topics included so far are:

  • Dr Laszlo Bartosiewicz: Zooarchaeology
  • Dr Crispin Bates: Subalterns, rebellion and migration
  • Dr Felix Boecking: No great wall (lose control of China to the Communists in 1949)
  • Dr Stephen Bowd: Humanists in Renaissance Italy
  • Professor Douglas Cairns: Classical emotions
  • Dr Martin Chick: Political economy of resource allocation
  • Dr Julian Goodare: Witchcraft
  • Dr Lucy Grig: Ancient popular culture
  • Dr Louise Jackson: History of policing
  • Dr Gavin Kelly: Translating Ammianus
  • Dr Lloyd Llewellyn-Jones: A Hollywood epic!!!
  • Dr Alexander Murdoch: Scottish emigration
  • Dr Andrew Wells: Race, sex and the history of liberty

Well worth a look!