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Michael Wood

Distinguished Lecture Series - Travels in Time

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Michael Wood is a historian and broadcaster. He has presented numerous documentary films and television series, and is the author of several highly praised books on English history.

  • From: Wednesday 26 November 2014, 6 pm
  • To: Wednesday 26 November 2014, 7.15 pm
  • Location: Newton building, Main Entrance, Nottingham Trent University, City Campus, Goldsmith Street, Nottingham, NG1 4BU
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Michael Wood is a historian and broadcaster who has brought history alive for generations of readers and viewers over the past 30 years.

He is the author of several books on English history and over one hundred documentary films. His Story of England told the tale of one village, Kibworth in Leicestershire, through British history, and his most recent work is the television series King Alfred and the Anglo-Saxons.

Michael is currently working on a major BBC TV series The Story of China for transmission at the end of 2015.

Michael is Professor of Public History at the University of Manchester, as well as a governor of the Royal Shakespeare Company.

For more details about Michael Wood, please download our online brochure

Lecture synopsis:
With clips from over 30 years of documentary filmmaking, Michael talked about making history on television and reflected on why history matters to us.

Location details


Newton building, Main Entrance


Nottingham Trent University
City Campus
Goldsmith Street


Our City site is located in Nottingham City Centre. There are a number of public car parks within a short walk from the University - Trinity Square and Talbot Street. There is also limited metered on street parking on Chaucer and Shakespeare Streets.

Travel Info:

If arriving by tram, please use the Nottingham Trent University stop. The Newton building can be found a short walk away along the same street.

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