Past Matters 2021 special episode – interview with Dr Ian Mortimer

In one of three special episodes, host Ploy Radford talks to Dr Ian Mortimer, historian and author of the hugely popular ‘Time Traveller’s Guide…’ series about the rediscovery of the mirror in medieval Europe. This most basic of objects led to a revolution in the sense of self and can even be linked to a decrease in crime for a period…

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“File:14th-century mirror case (FindID 99807).jpg” by Northamptonshire County Council, Robert Webley, 2005-06-24 10:21:39 is licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0

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