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Talk Online | The Construction and Destruction of a Saint: Thomas Becket

Online | The Construction and Destruction of a Saint: Thomas Becket

Synopsis

Join the renowned Diarmaid MacCulloch, historian of Christianity, in this stimulating conversation with distinguished medievalist, Nicholas Vincent. They explore the meteoric rise to canonisation of Thomas Becket, his subsequent veneration and the destruction of his reputation during the Reformation, in the Tudor period. Their conversation is chaired by Emily Guerry, Co-Director of the Centre for Medieval & Early Modern Studies, University of Kent.

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Tue 25 May 2021, 5:30pm

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Venue details

British Academy
10-11 Carlton House Terrace
St James's
London
SW1Y 5AH

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