Mary Beard & David Olusoga
Civilisations

Join bestselling TV historians Mary Beard and David Olusoga as they examine history through the lens of global culture. Three years in the making, and filmed in 31 countries and on six continents, the BBC’s Civilisations series questions what lies at the heart of identity – and what makes us human. Civilisations presenters Beard and Olusoga will discuss the ideas underlying their respective contributions to the series to uncover what we now think ‘civilisation’ is, and our stake in the very idea of it.

Chaired by Mark Jones, former Director of the Victoria & Albert Museum

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