The Reith Lectures

The Reith Lectures

Significant international thinkers deliver the BBC's flagship annual lecture series

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The Archive Hour: Reith at 60

The Archive Hour: Reith at 60

Professor Laurie Taylor marks the 60th anniversary of the Reith Lectures, charting their evolution, controversies and influence.

The secret world of Tudor crime

Tudor executioner

A glimpse into the turbulent Tudor underworld to mark Hilary Mantel's Reith Lectures.

Are these the greatest historical novels ever written?

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Daisy Buchanan reviews some of the most popular historical novels of the past few years.