Podcast: Dead Current

Series One

Episode 1:1

In this episode, History in Politics talk to Dr David Andersen about the role of education in political activism, riots and protest, US elections and presidencies and decolonising the curriculum.


Episode 1:2

In this episode, History in Politics talk to Dr Rory McCarthy about the western perception of Islamist movements, the peace process in the war in Afghanistan, and the increasing risks involved in being a journalist in conflict.


Episode 1:3

In this episode, History in Politics talk to Dr Olga Demetriou and Dr Stefanie Kappler about peacebuilding and memory politics, covering conflict in the world today and interactions with historical memory.

Series Two

Episode 2:1

In this episode, History in Politics talk to Dr Natalie Mears about popular memory, monarchism, and celebrations in the reign of Queen Elizabeth I.

Episode 2:2

In this episode, History in Politics talk to Dr Anne Heffernan about youth politics, student activism and the enduring legacy of apartheid in South Africa.

Episode 2:3

In this episode, History in Politics talk to Dr Chris Courtney about China, the COVID-19 pandemic, and its impact on East-West relations.