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The Devil’s Music. How Christians inspired, condemned, and embraced rock ‘n’ roll / Randall J. Stephens

Thursday, 19 July, 2018

Peter Webster and the author discuss a timely and important book which should find a wide readership outside the academy amongst Christians and ageing rock fans alike.

Dancing with the King: The Rise and Fall of the King Country, 1864-1885 / Michael Belgrave

Wednesday, 19 July, 2017

Martin Fisher and Michael Belgrave debate an illuminating, entertaining but flawed history of the the Rohe Potae, the King Country.

Contesting the City: the Politics of Citizenship in English Towns, 1250-1530 / Christian D. Liddy

Thursday, 19 July, 2018

James Davis believes this book argues convincingly for an ‘inherently unstable ideology of urban citizenship’.

Gabriel García Márquez: An Inventory of His Papers at the Harry Ransom Center /

Thursday, 12 July, 2018

Steven Hart believes this archive is a truly remarkable achievement for future research on Latin American culture and literature, and will revolutionize the field of García Márquez studies.