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Video: The Life and Works of VS Naipaul (Korean version)

Prof Jong-Seong Park from Chungnam National University in South Korea discusses VS Naipaul with Prof Yung E Earm from Seoul National University.

People: Prof Jong-Seong Park

Prof Jong-Seong Park is a Professor in the Department of English Language & Literature at Chungnam National University in South Korea.  He studied for his PhD in the subject at Queen Mary...

Video: The Life and Works of VS Naipaul

The August 2018 death of Nobel Prize winning author VS Naipaul sparked a huge increased interest in his life and works.

People: Dame Helen Ghosh

Dame Helen Ghosh read Modern History at St Hugh’s College, Oxford, from 1973 to 1976 and was a Senior Scholar at Hertford College, where she completed her MLitt on the cultural history of sixth-...

Video: Tibet, Oxford & Aung San Suu Kyi

Marie-Laure Aris tells of her life as a young student in Paris, her interest and studies in anthropology and her travels in the Himalayas, where she met her future husband Anthony Aris.

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