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Be Inspired: Always ready for an expedition - Natalie Cox

[Online] From expeditions in Africa, through the debating halls of the Royal Geographical Society, to a study in Trieste, this talk recounts the extraordinary life of explorer Richard Burton whilst embracing the wider history of 19th century science.
 

Be Inspired: Shackleton’s ghost writer: are authorship standards always important? - Art Gertel

[Online] Art will discuss issues of authorship, looking at Sir Ernest Shackleton's Endurance voyage and the publications that came after it.

Be Inspired: Sir Clements Markham President of the RGS: success or failure? - Isobel Williams

[Online] Isobel will discuss the life and career of Sir Clements Markham, former President of the Society.

Be Inspired: The Cape of Flowers: a forgotten corner of the Portuguese Empire - Cliff Pereira

[Online] Cliff will explore Lusitanian cultural legacies in the Cape of Flowers.