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The cultural functions of climate

On 27 October 2016 I delivered the opening distinguished lecture of the 2016/17 session at the Institute of Social Sciences – Instituto Ciências Sociais – University of Lisbon.  Drawing upon my new book ‘Weathered’ and titled ‘The cultural functions...
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The cultural functions of climate

I delivered the keynote lecture to the Royal Anthropological Institute’s international conference on Anthropology, Weather and Climate Change, held at the British Museum in May 2016.  You can listen to the lecture here and view the accompanying slides here....
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Inaugural lecture podcast

(23 November)  My inaugural lecture at King’s College London – ‘Studying climate and its changes: in places, with numbers, through myths’ – is now available as a podcast here, with slides available at Academia.Edu here.

‘Climate change: Inconvenient facts?’

(31 March)  ‘Climate change: Inconvenient facts?’ Costing the Earth on BBC Radio 4, broadcast today 3.30pm (also tomorrow at 9pm). I am one of four panelists discussing what happens when observed climatic behaviour doesn’t conform to the standard climate change narrative.  If both Michael Mann and Andrew Montford think it is a biased frame and a […]