'Kingdom of Heaven' Screening
The War and Peace Research Cluster invites historians to join them for a screening of 'Kingdom of Heaven', accompanied by a presentation by Dr. Joanna Phillips (University of Leeds).
Date: 07-12-2017Time: 17:00 - 20:30
The screening will offer an opportunity to enjoy the film, and also to engage in dialogue around the ramifications of the historical representation in the film. Popcorn will be provided!
The War and Peace Research Cluster studies the causes, course and consequences of large-scale human conflict. The group includes military, international, medieval, political, cultural and social historians.
Joanna Phillips, a recent alumnus of the University of Leeds, examines the crusader experience of health and disease in order to understand the impact of this on military engagements, and the interpretation of sickness and health in the contemporary narrative sources.