LSE Literary Festival: Re-Writing History

Hear Tom Holland in conversation with Margaret MacMillan at LSE Literary Festival 2016. This discussion, chaired by Sir Peter Stothard, explores the ways in which history has been re-written to serve the purposes of political leaders or regimes, from Ancient Greece to Communist Russia.

This event formed part of the LSE Space for Thought Literary Festival 2016.

Isis: The Origins of Violence

In 2012 Tom Holland wrote and presented Islam the Untold Story, a documentary for…
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Ten places to see Roman Britain today

Read Tom Holland’s top ten places to see remainder of the Roman Empire in…
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History at the Hay Festival- The Rise of Islam

Tom Holland discusses, how did Islam become one of the most powerful religions in…
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Speaking freely about religion, in conversation with Francesca Stavrakopoulou at the 2014 World Humanist Congress

In this session from the 2014 IHEU World Humanist Congress, Tom Holland and Francesca Stavrakopoulou discuss…
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A response to Dr Jonathan Brown on the five daily prayers

This article is in response to Dr Jonathan Brown’s article, which can be read…
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‘A sensational story': the critics verdict on Dynasty

Since its publication in September, Dynasty has been reviewed and discussed widely across the…
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Dynasty out now!

The wait is over – Dynasty, Tom Holland’s gripping new account of the rise…
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The new website is live!

As you have probably noticed, Tom’s website has undergone something of a makeover, to…
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