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Charles Burney’s 18th-century history of music still hits the high notes

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Charles Burney's 18th-century history of music still hits the high notes 

As pandemic restrictions begin to be lifted, Dr Karen Attar celebrates with 'A General History of Music, from the Earliest Ages to the Present Period'.

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Naming and Necessity Revisited - Prof. Saul Kripke

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Naming and Necessity Revisited - Professor Saul Kripke​

In this talk Professor Saul Kripke presupposed knowledge of Naming and Necessity and revisited some of its more controversial points. He also addressed some misinterpretations and discussed statements and characterisations he made that needed modification, correction, or further elaboration.