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Southampton History Speaks is a podcast series showcasing the research and teaching interests of history staff at the University of Southampton. We welcome listeners of all stripes: history buffs, other academics, and students who want to get a head start on expanding their knowledge. Episodes span a broad time period and range of topics, from Cleopatra’s Egypt, to the Space Age, to the War on Terror.

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Southampton History Speaks is a podcast series showcasing the research and teaching interests of history staff at the University of Southampton. We welcome listeners of all stripes: history buffs, other academics, and students who want to get a head start on expanding their knowledge. Episodes span a broad time period and range of topics, from Cleopatra’s Egypt, to the Space Age, to the War on Terror.

    Anne Curry on Agincourt

    Anne Curry on Agincourt

    Dean of Humanities and Professor of History Anne Curry talks to Rachel Herrmann and Eve Colpus about her work on Agincourt in 1415.

    • 29 min
    Chris Fuller on the War on Terror

    Chris Fuller on the War on Terror

    Dr Christopher Fuller, Lecturer in Modern American History, speaks to Rachel Herrmann about the September 11th attacks, the War on Terror, the rise of drone technology, and a different sort of history research

    • 42 min
    Chris Woolgar on Food in Medieval England

    Chris Woolgar on Food in Medieval England

    Chris Woolgar, Professor of History and Archival Studies, speaks to Rachel Herrmann about food in medieval England

    • 52 min
    Craig Lambert and Gary Baker on English maritime shipping

    Craig Lambert and Gary Baker on English maritime shipping

    Craig Lambert, Lecturer in Humanities, and Gary Baker, former Research Fellow, speak to Rachel Herrmann about medieval and early modern English maritime shipping

    • 39 min
    History Admissions at the University of Southampton

    History Admissions at the University of Southampton

    Christer Petley, Chris Fuller, Rachel Herrmann, and other staff members discuss the history degree, and offer admissions advice for prospective applicants

    • 29 min
    Kendrick Oliver on the Space Age

    Kendrick Oliver on the Space Age

    Kendrick Oliver, Professor of American History, speaks to Rachel Herrmann about the Space Age, evangelicals, and cosmology in modern America

    • 29 min

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