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“No History, Only Biography”

Professor Emerita of Early Medieval History at Winchester, Professor Barbara Yorke gave the Reuter lecture at the University of Southampton yesterday (5 June), in which she spoke about the challenges of writing biographies of “people, places and things”. Barbara, whose … Continue reading

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Working on a research paper: The last Anglo-Saxons (in French)

As something of a break from my main current project, Places of Rebellion, I’m writing up a paper on the meanings and definitions of the ‘Late Anglo-Saxon’ (‘Alfredian’) period of English history, which I presented at a conference in Paris … Continue reading

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