IMAGINING THE DIVINE: ART AND THE RISE OF WORLD RELIGIONS

Mary Beard, Professor of Classics, Newnham College, Cambridge University
Mary Beard, Professor of Classics, Newnham College, Cambridge University

With Prof Mary Beard, Cambridge University, and Neil MacGregor, Humboldt Forum, previously Director of the British Museum. 

How did contemporary religions develop, and what relevance does the story of their evolution have today? Join Professor Mary Beard and Neil MacGregor, two of the UK’s most prominent historians, as they investigate the transition between the ancient and medieval worlds across Eurasia and Africa.

TORCH (The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities) is co-hosting this event in collaboration with the Ashmolean and the Empires of Faith research project from the British Museum and the University of Oxford.

The event will be filmed and available online after the event.

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