Video from the lectures by Robert Crawford and Derek Gladwin for the Repetition Compulsion theme, March 2015.
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If you look under “Lectures and Podcasts” on the menu at the top, you’ll see them in chronological order. But some are not there from Fall 2014 because we put them on the same page as previous iterations of those lectures. So, for example, you can see new videos on Hobbes’ Leviathan here. (by Robert […]
Robert Crawford gives what he calls a somewhat unconventional reading of The Tempest, arguing that we can see it as a directly political play in the sense that it may function as a criticism of King James I.
Video and Powerpoint of lecture by Jon Beasley-Murray for the “Remake/Remodel” theme
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Video of lecture by Rob Crawford for the “Remake/Remodel” theme in 2014; also video by Robert Crawford in 2015 for the “Repetition Compulsion” theme.
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