20 Jan 2020 – 18:00 - 20:00
University of Cambridge
Understanding the Northumbrians, with Dan Jackson

From Bede to Brexit Dan will explore the historical roots of the persistently distinctive culture of Northumbria and what the future might hold for this recognisably different part of England.

24 Jan 2020 – 19.00
Society for Co-operation in Russian and Soviet Studies
Mirrorlands: the Russia-China Border, with Ed Pulford

The Russia-China borderlands offer a unique vantage point from which to understand the myriad peoples, places and political cataclysms that have united and divided the world’s largest countries by territory and population respectively.

2 Apr 2020 – 18:00
Oxford Literary Festival
Malevolent Republic, with Kapil Komireddi

Journalist Kapil Komireddi talks about his blistering critique of modern India and warns that the country could become Pakistan in another name if secularists do not reclaim it from Hindu nationalists.