7 episodes

St Hilda’s is one of the 38 colleges of the University, spectacularly set in four acres of gardens on the banks of the Cherwell River, yet still close to the town centre. St Hilda’s has a particularly dynamic and diverse community of about 400 undergraduates and 100 graduates. The College is committed to encouraging its students to excel, both academically and personally.

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St Hilda’s is one of the 38 colleges of the University, spectacularly set in four acres of gardens on the banks of the Cherwell River, yet still close to the town centre. St Hilda’s has a particularly dynamic and diverse community of about 400 undergraduates and 100 graduates. The College is committed to encouraging its students to excel, both academically and personally.

    What should the State wish for all its children?

    What should the State wish for all its children?

    Fiona Millar, journalist, gives the 2014 Lady English Lecture at St Hilda's College

    • 44 min
    What should we tell our daughters? Equality and feminism in the 21st century

    What should we tell our daughters? Equality and feminism in the 21st century

    Melissa Benn, writer and journalist, delivers the inaugural Lady English Lecture at St Hilda's College, Oxford University.

    • 45 min
    Defence of Women and Imagination in French Medieval Literature

    Defence of Women and Imagination in French Medieval Literature

    Interview with St Hilda's College Fellow and teacher of Medieval French Literature Dr Helen Swift about her book; Gender, Writing, and Performance: Men Defending Women in Late Medieval France as well as other developments in Medieval Literary Studies.

    • 26 min
    Sinful Cretans and Sacred Groves

    Sinful Cretans and Sacred Groves

    Landon Newby talks to Fellow and Teacher of Classics Dr Rebecca Armstrong about her work on the Greek myths of sexual deviancy of Pasiphae, Ariadne and Phaedra and their adaptations in Roman literature.

    • 27 min
    St Hilda's College: Medieval and Modern Languages

    St Hilda's College: Medieval and Modern Languages

    Experiencing St Hilda's College: Helen Swift talks to Lucia Nixon, Tutor for Admissions, about why study Medieval and Modern Languages at St Hilda's College.

    • 5 min
    St Hilda's College: postgraduate life

    St Hilda's College: postgraduate life

    Experiencing St Hilda's College: postgraduate life Helen Swift talks to Lucia Nixon, Tutor for Admissions, about postgraduate life at St Hilda's College.

    • 4 min

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