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Humanitas

Humanitas is a series of Visiting Professorships at the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge intended to bring leading practitioners and scholars to both universities to address major themes in the arts, social sciences and humanities. Created by the late Lord Weidenfeld, the Programme is managed and funded by the Weidenfeld-Hoffmann Trust with the support of a series of generous benefactors and administered by TORCH | The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities.

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Performing Opera

Roundtable discussion as part of Humanitas Visiting Professorship in Opera Studies 2015-2016

The Domain of the Poem IV

Don Paterson's final lecture on "Lyric, Sign, Meaning and Rhythm in Contemporary Ars Poetica" (audio)

The Domain of the Poem III

Don Paterson's third lecture on "Lyric, Sign, Meaning and Rhythm and in Contemporary Ars Poetica" (audio)

The Domain of the Poem II

Don Paterson's second lecture on "Lyric, Sign, Rhythm and Meaning in Contemporary Ars Poetica" (audio)

The Blind Spot

Javier Cercas discusses novels and short stories that put irony and ambiguity in their centre

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