Great ThinkersEpisode 2
Uta Frith FBA on M.R. James FBA
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Uta Frith FBA on M.R. James FBA
By The British Academy • View the Website

Famous for writing some of Edwardian Britain’s most terrifying ghost stories, M.R. James FBA was also a respected paleographer and medievalist scholar. Psychologist Uta Frith FBA recounts fond memories of growing up with his tales and talks to Dr Christopher de Hamel about why we love to be scared.

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