Ep. 17 – Psychological survival in the trenches – Dr Peter Hodgkinson

Ep. 17 – Psychological survival in the trenches – Dr Peter Hodgkinson

Clinical psychologist Dr Peter Hodgkinson discusses his latest book Glum Heroes (published by Helion & Co.) on how s…

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Ep. 16 – The Myths of the Irish at Messines – Dr Tim Bowman

Ep. 16 – The Myths of the Irish at Messines – Dr Tim Bowman

Dr Tim Bowman, University of Kent, gives a guest lecture at the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland in Belfast to m…

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Ep. 15 – The Island of Ireland and the Great War in Flanders – Piet Chielens from In Flanders Fields Museum

Ep. 15 – The Island of Ireland and the Great War in Flanders – Piet Chielens from In …

Piet Chielens, the Coordinator of the In Flanders Fields Museum in Ypres, gives a guest lecture at the Public Record Off…

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Ep. 14 – General Fox Conner and the American Expeditionary Force in WW1 – Steven Rabalais

Ep. 14 – General Fox Conner and the American Expeditionary Force in WW1 – Steven Raba…

Steven Rabalais talks about his biography of General Fox Conner (published by Casemate) who was the American Expeditiona…

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Ep. 13 – The Great War tea stall at Peterborough East Station

Ep. 13 – The Great War tea stall at Peterborough East Station

Beverly Jones, from Peterborough Archives Service, talks about the research into two visitors’ books from a tea stall ru…

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Ep. 12 – The Diary of a Belgian Priest – 1917 with the British in Ypres – Dominiek Dendooven

Ep. 12 – The Diary of a Belgian Priest – 1917 with the British in Ypres – Dominiek De…

Dominiek Dendooven, from the In Flanders Fields museum, discusses the recently published 1917 diary of Belgian priest Ac…

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Ep. 11 – Winning with Laughter – Cartoonists in the Great War – Luci Gosling

Ep. 11 – Winning with Laughter – Cartoonists in the Great War – Luci Gosling

Luci Gosling, from the Mary Evans Picture Library, discusses a talk she gave to the WFA’s AGM in Newcastle on cartoons, …

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Ep. 10 – Battlefield tourism on the Western Front – Dr Stephen Miles

Ep. 10 – Battlefield tourism on the Western Front – Dr Stephen Miles

Dr Stephen Miles discusses battlefield tourism on the Western Front based on his new book The Western Front : Landscape,…

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Ep. 9 – Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps – Dr Samantha Philo-Gill

Ep. 9 – Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps – Dr Samantha Philo-Gill

Dr Samantha Philo-Gill discusses her new book on the formation, role and legacy of the Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps (pub…

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Ep. 8 – The Great War’s influence on popular music – Dr Peter Grant

Ep. 8 – The Great War’s influence on popular music – Dr Peter Grant

Dr Peter Grant, a cultural historian from the Cass Business School, discusses how the Great War has shaped and provided …

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Ep. 7 – Irish Soldiers in 1917 – Philip Pratley

Ep. 7 – Irish Soldiers in 1917 – Philip Pratley

Philip Pratley talks about ‘Irish Soldiers One Year On: The Changes of 1917 ’, a lecture from the joint WFA and British …

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Ep. 6 – British Staff in 1917 – Dr Paul Harris

Ep. 6 – British Staff in 1917 – Dr Paul Harris

Dr Paul Harris talks about ‘The British Army Staff System in 1917′, a lecture from the joint WFA and British Commission …

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