Free University – Art, Class and Cleavage

Ben Watson: Art, Class and Cleavage Ben Watson broadcasts every week on Resonance FM. He is the author of numerous books, poems, provocations and polemic aplenty. Visit Duration: 65:53.

Free University – Natural Disasters and Memorials

Dr Edward Simpson: Remembering natural disasters and memorials in India and Sri Lanka Dr Simpson is a Lecturer in Social Anthropology at the Department of Anthropology and Sociology, SOAS: For recommended further reading and accompanying images, see Tuesday’s FUoTA page at Duration: 37:41.

Free University – Wild Elephants of Eastern India?

Dr Alpa Shah: Would Yosemite National Park be a better home for the Wild Elephants of Eastern India? Dr Alpa Shah is a Lecturer at the Department of Anthropology, Goldsmiths, University of London. Her research focuses on addressing the reproduction of inequality and the resultant implications for and experiences of marginalised people. Visit For […]

Free University – George Orwell

Prof Jean Seaton: On George Orwell Jean Seaton is Professor of Media History at the University of Westminster ; and the Official Historian of the BBC. She is the Director of the Orwell Prize. Visit

Free University – Society as a work of art

Prof Malcolm Miles: Herbert Marcuse’s idea of society as a work of art Malcolm Miles is Professor of Cultural Theory at the University of Plymouth. Visit

Free University – Muslim Village Intellectuals

Dr Magnus Marsden – Muslim Village Intellectuals Magnus Marsden: Muslim village intellectuals. An account of “Islamisation” in Northern Pakistan based on ten years of field work by Dr Marsden of the School of Oriental and African Studies. Duration: 45.11.

Free University – Introduction To Gene Therapy

Prof Christine Kinnon – An Introduction To Gene Therapy Christine Kinnon: An Introduction to Gene Therapy and Molecular Immunology. Prof Christine Kinnon is Theme Leader in Infection & Immunity, UCL Institute of Child Health and Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust. Visit Duration: 16:00.