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Global Trade and the Transformation of Consumer Cultures: The Material World Remade, c.1500–1820 /

Thursday, 11 October, 2018

Shami Ghosh and the author discuss a work of synthesis which brings together diverse fields of scholarship in a way that has never been done before.

Cinema and the Wealth of Nations: Media, Capital, and the Liberal World System / Lee Grieveson

Thursday, 11 October, 2018

Jonathan Stubbs and the author discuss a timely and bold historical analysis of the relationship between media and capital.

The Global History of Organic Farming / Gregory A. Barton

Thursday, 11 October, 2018

Paul Brassley believes this book adds little to our knowledge of the history of organic farming in the UK that cannot already be found elsewhere.

Living with Disfigurement in Early Medieval Europe / Patricia Skinner

Thursday, 27 September, 2018

Suzannah Biernoff praises a groundbreaking study is less about ‘living with disfigurement’ in early medieval Europe than ‘thinking with’ it.