THE VOICE: David Olusoga OBE appointed as Professor at The University of Manchester

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Release date: 7/1/2019


HISTORIAN, BROADCASTER and film-maker David Olusoga OBE has joined The University of Manchester as a Professor of Public History.

David, who presented the BBC's landmark series Civilisations in 2018 alongside Simon Schama and Mary Beard, is one of the UK’s foremost historians whose main subject areas are empire, race and slavery. He was made an OBE in the recent New Year’s Honours List.

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