Video from the lectures by Robert Crawford and Derek Gladwin for the Repetition Compulsion theme, March 2015.
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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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