Editors Note: This is an archived blog post from 25/9/2013.
Prof Wood to Offer Master Classes on BBC Documentary on China
Open to all Postgraduate students in the School. No need to register.
Prof Michael Wood
First Postgraduate Master Class
Thursday, 3 October, 2-4pm
Williamson Building, G.47
The University of Manchester’s new Professor of Public History, Michael Wood, is holding the first of three Postgraduate master classes on Thursday, 3 October, 2-4pm in the Williamson Building, G.47. Michael is one of the country’s best loved historians, having been a regular face on TV screens for over three decades. A native Mancunian, Michael has made well over a hundred documentary films, including ‘The Story of England’ (BBC 2010), ‘The Story of India’ (BBC 2007), and ‘Conquistadors’ (BBC 2000), to name but a few. He is also the author of numerous best-selling history books.
The master classes will focus on the forthcoming major BBC series on the history of China, which Michael is writing and presenting. This exciting new series is currently in production.