Podcasts

Episode 59: The Book

14, 11, 2017 - . “The worst thing about new books is that they keep us from reading old ones.”  .... Read More

Episode 58: Codes

7, 11, 2017 - “Language is legislation, speech is its code. We do not see the power which is in speech .... Read More

Episode 57: Handwriting

31, 10, 2017 - Welcome to Histories of the Unexpected where you will discover the history of things that you .... Read More

Episode 56: How to be a historian – Episode 5

24, 10, 2017 - “Good historians…have the future in their bones”   (Edward Hallett Carr, What Is .... Read More

Episode 55: Clocks Update

17, 10, 2017 - ‘The hours of folly are measured by the clock; but of wisdom, no clock can measure’ (William .... Read More

Episode 54: How to be a historian – Episode 4

10, 10, 2017 - ‘The historian without his facts is rootless and futile; the facts without their historian are .... Read More

Episode 53: Gloves Revisited

4, 10, 2017 - ‘See how she leans her cheek upon her hand. O, that I were a glove upon that hand that I might .... Read More

Episode 52: The History of Our Podcast

26, 9, 2017 - “It’s fun to do the unexpected”      (Walt Disney)   Welcome to Histories of the .... Read More

Episode 51: The Scar Revisited

21, 9, 2017 - ‘To be alive at all is to have scars’ (John Steinbeck, 1902-1968)   Welcome to Histories .... Read More

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