Zooming through the Past – Season 13

THE THIRTEENTH SERIES OF LECTURES FROM THE MANCENT HISTORY AND LITERATURE TUTORS, DELIVERED THROUGH THE ONLINE CONFERENCE FACILITY ZOOM (HTTPS://ZOOM.US/)

 

Session 1: Tuesday 8th March 1.30-3.30pm

Scotland

The slow work of improving an estate in the 18th century – The Delvin estate from 1730 to 1780 – Birgitta Hoffmann

The Scottish Enlightenment – Mike Milligan

 

Session 2: Tuesday 15th March 1.30-3.30pm

‘What’s love got to do with it?’

The Roman orgy: myth & reality – Kevin Harrison

The History of the Love Song – Steve Millward

 

Session 3: Tuesday 22nd March 1.30-3.30pm

Developments in technology and political criticism

Rapid technological advances in WWI – Tim Cockitt

Getting the “Low” down a history of Political Cartoons – Frank Vigon

 

Session 4: Tuesday 28th March 1.30-3.30pm 

Conrad and Congo

Conrad’s Heart of Darkness – Creina

The Belgian Congo – Alan Sennett

 

Session 5: Tuesday 5th April 1.30-3.30pm

English Civil War

An overview of The English Civil War – Andrew Jones

The Battle of Naseby, 1645.  A major battle of the English Civil War – Tim Cockitt

 

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Booking

We are running this on the same basis as the previous series.  If you are already on our mailing list there is no need for you to let us know, since we will just treat it as a continuation of the existing ZTP cour

If you have not attended the previous ZTP series, then please email Alan Sennett: a.sennett@open.ac.uk

ZOOM CODES

These are sent out the evening before each session (different codes for each individual session)  Please check your spam or junk mail if you don’t see them.

 

Day: Tuesday.   Time: 13.30-15.30

Tuesdays: Tuesdays: 8h March – 5th April 2022 

Virtual Learning Platform:   ZOOM

Price per Session: 

Given the nature of these sessions and the medium of delivery we are happy if people want to pay by the week or for the session(s) they are interested in.  Hence the flat charge of £5 per session.

Price Concessions Minimum No. Maximum No.
£5 n/a 4 60

Price for the Series: 
Tuesdays:

Price Concessions Minimum No. Maximum No.
£25 4 60
PAYMENT DETAILS

Here’s the information you need for payment:

For cheques:

Kevin Harrison, [kevkev.harrison@hotmail.co.uk]
26 Grange Avenue, Heaton Chapel, Stockport, SK4 5HF

For BACs:
Account name: Kevin Harrison
Royal Bank of Scotland  Sort Code: 16-21-17  Account Number: 10172081

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