: £ 0.00 (0 items)

CVHF2021 talks by Tom Holland

HOW THE BEATLES BROUGHT DOWN THE BRITISH EMPIRE

The Rest is History is rapidly growing into one of the most popular weekly podcasts around and in this live special edition Tom Holland and Dominic Sandbrook will examine the historical impact of the Beatles, arguing that they were both the agents and the symbols of a profound cultural earthquake, the after-shocks of which can still be felt today.
THE REST IS HISTORY – LIVE!

View event details and buy tickets


View event details and buy tickets


50. DOMINION: THE MAKING OF THE WESTERN MIND

Ranging from the Persian invasion of Greece in 480 BC to the on- going migration crisis in Europe today, and from Nebuchadnezzar to the Beatles, Tom Holland will explore just what it was that made Christianity so revolutionary and disruptive; how completely it came to saturate the mind-set of Latin Christendom; and why, in a West that has become increasingly doubtful of religion’s claims, so many of its instincts remain irredeemably Christian.

View event details and buy tickets