In this blog have we sought to interview and get to know some of the scholars which have influenced us at University, until now have most of them been Historians at the University of Winchester. However, we think it is time to introduce to you other persons as well, and due to his recent book … More Interview with Alf Ragnar Nielssen
Do you think a historical truth exists? –It’s all sort of multi layered, isn’t it, cause obviously something did happen, it’s hard to, though some people might try to, argue away something like the Second World War, and you can see a series of events that led up to it, but when you then begin … More Interview with Professor Emerita Barbara Yorke, part 4(Final part)
Do you personally trust Asser or Bede’s works? – Well you can’t view them as you would modern people, you can’t expect them to be modern historians, and you need to think what their interests are and that is the interesting thing to try to get into the mind of someone else. Bede has a … More Interview with Professor Emirita Barbara Yorke, part 3
You have recently been on television in a programme about the importance of books and the royal line in Anglo-Saxon England. How did you find the programme both as a historian and as a viewer? – I haven’t seen it, I have seen the second one, but not the first one cause I was away … More Interview with Professor Emerita Barbara Yorke, Part 2
It is not often one have the honour of doing interviews with some of the most prominent historians in English history, but on a very quiet afternoon in January 2012, we, Maddie and Karl, were so lucky to have an appointment with Professor Emerita Barbara Yorke, known from her books on the Conversion of Britain, … More Interview with Professor Emerita Barbara Yorke, Part 1.
After some editing work and much effort putting it all together, finally we have get around uploading the videos from our interview with David Rymill, one of the archivist from the Hampshire Record Office, that took place the 5th of december last year This time it was me, Scott and Sophie (behind the camera) who … More Interview with David Rymill, Hampshire Record Office, 5/12/2011
Finally, after a loonnnngggg while of trying to edit properly the file, making it sound correctly and all that sort of things, here you are: Our interview with Dr.Ryan Lavelle, one of our lecturers of medieval history from the University of Winchester. If you want to hear something about his career and life as teacher … More Interview with Ryan Lavelle, 04/2011
Finally, after the several technical problems we had editing the video and uploading…IT IS DONE! So here we leave you this interesting 20 minutes interview with Dr. Bex Lewis, lecturer of History at the University of Winchester (and Durham). We would like to say a big THANKS YOU for the interview and, also for all … More Bex Lewis’s Interview!!