The Forum

Discover world history, culture and ideas with today’s leading experts

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Up close with tango


The dance that seduced the world


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Valkyries: Fierce women of war


Choosing dead heroes from the battlefield, to fight with Odin in the apocalyptic Ragnarok


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Silk routes: 2000 years of trading


Luxuries and everyday goods that travelled West and East


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Bertha von Suttner: A champion of peace


The writer who became the first woman to win the Nobel Peace Prize


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Joan of Arc: Making a martyr


How a teenager fought to save France


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 2020-06-11  39m
 
 

Babylon, city of wonders


From The Tower of Babel and the Hanging Gardens to why there are 60 minutes in an hour


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 2020-06-04  39m
 
 

Aesop and the Fables


A black slave wrote 700 animal tales in Ancient Greece. Why are they still best sellers?


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 2020-05-28  39m
 
 

Goethe: The story of colour


How colour affects our mood and thoughts


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 2020-05-21  39m
 
 

The California Gold Rush


Who made a fortune and who was crushed in the rush for gold in California in 1849?


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 2020-05-14  39m
 
 

Hazel Scott: Jazz star and barrier breaker


An exceptionally talented musician who always stood her ground


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 2020-05-07  41m