Maggots!

Tuesday, November 24th, 2020

In this episode, the Histories of the Unexpected duo, James and Sam, hatch the unexpected history of MAGGOTS!  Which is all about behaving badly in medieval China, mothers-in-law, Roald Dahl’s the Twits, medieval French Kings, chickens, the American Civil War and Paiute Indians, Ancient and modern medicine, dangerous Sardinian delicacies, and the circle of life.

More Podcasts

Elephants!

2, 3, 2021 - In this latest episode, the Unexpected duo, James and Sam, rampage around the archives to .... Read More

Episode 34: The Itch

2, 5, 2017 - “Disputandi Pruritus Ecclesiarum Scabies” (‘The itch of disputing will prove the scab of the .... Read More

Micro-Histories 5: Fun!

25, 1, 2021 - This is fifth episode in our new micro history series – where we take an historic subject .... Read More

Subscribe to our newsletter

Keep up to date with Histories of the Unexpected