Podcast Speakers

Alia Amir

Dr Alia Amir, University of Uppsala and Södertörn University


Dr Alfonso Del Percio, Lecturer at University College London, Institute of Education

Ana Carolina

Dr Ana Carolina Balthazar, postdoctoral researcher at PUC-Rio, Brazil


Dr Chihab El Khachab of the University of Oxford

Joanna Gilar

Dr Joanna Gilar, Community storyteller and founder of ‘The Giant’s Garden’


Ms Samantha Goodchild, Department of Linguistics, SOAS (University of London)

Alix Green

Dr Alix Green, Senior Lecturer in History (Public Engagement) and Impact Director for Department of History, University of Essex


Dr Giulia Guarnieri, lecturer in Italian language and literature, CUNY, New York


Dr Venetia Johannes of the University of Oxford


Dr Julia Bolton Holloway, Professor Emerita, and custodian of the English cemetery, Florence, Italy

Pia Jolliffe

Dr Pia Maria Jolliffe, University of Oxford; Research Fellow, Blackfriars Hall; Teaching and Research Associate, Nissan Institute of Japanese Studies


Dr Kamran Khan from the University of Lleida, in Catalonia, Spain and visitor at King’s College, London

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Dr Manali Kumar, the National University of Singapore

Susan Larson

Dr Susan Larson, Educational Services Specialist for the U.S. Army Recruiting Battalion Minneapolis Battalion ESS


Dr Katy Layton-Jones, Associate lecturer and staff tutor in history at the Open University


Dr Nicolette Makovicky, Area Studies department, University of Oxford

Amir Massoumian

Amir Massoumian, PhD Candidate, SOAS


Mrs Constance Mbassi Manga, PhD student of linguistics at Lancaster University


Dr Robert Parkin, Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Oxford

John Paulas

Dr John Paulas, President of PhD Matters Ltd.

Markus Prutsch

Dr Markus J. Prutsch, Principal Investigator and Administrator at the European Parliament, and Associate Professor of Modern and Contemporary History, Heidelberg University


Dr Ana Ranitovic, Research Analytics Policy Officer, University of Groningen
Co-founder/CEO, Campster


Al Ridenour, Author, “The Krampus and the Old, Dark Christmas.” Head of Krampus Los Angeles


Dr Matthäus Rest, Senior Researcher at the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History


Dr Chelsea Robles, Research Specialist, Institute of International Education, New York

Mr Rasmus Rodineliussen, PhD at the department of Social Anthropology, Stockholm University
Dr Jamila Rodrigues, University of Birmingham (UK)

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Dr Kayla Rush, Adjunct Faculty in Sociology, Clark State Community College, Springfield, Ohio


Dr Pietro Antonio Sasso, Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville



Dr Luisa Schneider, Max Planck Institute (Halle, Germany)


Gertraud Seiser, Researcher, Department of Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Vienna

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Adrian Snead, Associate Lawyer, Holland & Knight, LLP, Washington DC


Dr Timothy Thurston of the Smithsonian Institution


Dr Anna Marie Trester, founder of Career Linguist

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Joseph Uhlar, former Male Welfare Officer, St Hugh’s college, University of Oxford


Ms Miriam Weidl, Centre for Cultural, Literary and Postcolonial Studies (CCLPS), SOAS (London)

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Ellen Wiles, University of Stirling, author of ‘The Invisible Crowd’ (HarperCollins, 2017)