Michael Wood to give Gandhara Connections public lecture, 23 November 2017: 'Travelling and Filming in Gandhara'
The historian and broadcaster Michael Wood will be giving the 2017 Gandhara Connections public lecture on the subject, 'Travelling and Filming in Gandhara'. The lecture will take place at 5pm on Thursday 23rd November 2017, in the Leonard Wolfson Auditorium, Wolfson College, Oxford (followed by a reception). We plan to record the lecture and make it available online as a podcast. Attendance is free and all are welcome, but please book a place by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Michael Wood, who is currently Professor of Public History at the University of Manchester, has been responsible for a number of the most celebrated historical documentary series in recent decades, including In Search of the Trojan War (1985), In the Footsteps of Alexander the Great (1997), The Story of India (2007), and most recently, The Story of China (2016).
Prof Wood will be speaking about Gandhara and his experiences of travelling and filming in the region over thirty years (including film clips).