Podcasts de Medieval

Everyday Knight

In part 3 of our inaugural show, we distill and define a working list of the so-called Chivalric Virtues. From here...

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Everyday Knight

In part 2 of our inaugural show, we distill and define a working list of the so-called Chivalric Virtues. From here...

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The Everyday Knight - Chapter 1

In our inaugural show, we distill and define a working list of the so-called Chivalric Virtues. From here we will...

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How to Make a Fortune in Fictional Poyais

(Lesley) While the brave, the curious, and the outlawed began new lives in New World colonies, industrialists in...

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Episode 5: Empress Maud - The Anglo-Norman-German Lady of the English

In this episode we cover Maud's birth, marriage to Heinrich V, return to her father's lands, and then her marriage...

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Episode 4: Stephen of Blois

This episode recounts the life of Stephen of Blois from his birth through the death of King Henry I.

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Episode 3: When Christ and His Saints Slept

Salic Law, Primogeniture, and nobles hitting up peasants for protection money. It's all here. And if you are...

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History for Halloween V

(Christine, Lucy, Elizabeth) It's that time of year again! Hauntings, mayhem, and spooky happenings abound and we are...

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King Henry I of England and the White Ship

(Christine) In 1120, just when King Henry I of England thought he had achieved a much-needed peace, tragedy struck....

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Potosí: The Silver Mine that Changed the World

(Nathan) In 1545, a new Spanish mining town was founded in the Andes mountains of modern-day Bolivia, and for next...

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Episode 6: Coronation, Delays, and War

From Stephen's coronation to the Battle of Lincoln in 1141.

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Ep. 30 - The Order of the Very Long Name Lorekeepers
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Ep. 30 - The Order of the Very Long Name

This week we take the knights of yore and give 'em the ol' Lorekeepers twist... until they're not knights at all....

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Mao and His Mango

(Lesley) In 1968, an act of diplomacy between the Government of Pakistan and China’s Chairman Mao set off a series of...

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American Indian Prisoners of War ?

(Elizabeth) Wars between British colonizers and American Indians were a constant part of life in Colonial America. In...

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The End is Nigh! The Apocalypse in the Renaissance

(Lucy) At the dawn of the 1500s, Europe was enjoying more wealth than ever before. Consumption was conspicuous,...

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Chapter 2: Europe in the Middle Ages

Europe was (rightly or wrongly) considered the backwater of the civilized world for most of history. So how is it...

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The History of Grading

(Nathan) B-, 3.85, 16/20, upper second--modern methods of gauging a student's performance in a class can vary widely...

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Henry II and Thomas Becket, Part I: Friends

(Christine) Being King of England isn't an easy task, but Henry II was aided by his good friend, Thomas Becket,...

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Henry II and Thomas Becket, Part II: Rivals

(Christine) Not all friendships are meant to last, but some go the extra mile and turn into bitter rivalries. Picking...

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Harlem Renaissance Man: James Weldon Johnson

(Lucy) Diplomat and hymn-writer, Broadway lyricist, activist, and historian, James Weldon Johnson was an early...

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