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History Podcast Websites
Dan Carlin's Hardcore History
Dan Carlin has created dozen's of podcasts on many topics from World War I, to the sinking of the U.S.S. Maine, to the Siege of Munster upon the Anabaptist's revolution of 1534. Dan Carlin is know for his outstanding research and fascinating storytelling.
Malcolm Gladwell's Revisionist History
Malcolm Gladwell, the renowned author and journalist, hosts this interesting podcast about specific historical moments and themes. From the website:
Welcome to Revisionist History, a new podcast from Malcolm Gladwell and Panoply Media. Each week for 10 weeks, Revisionist History will go back and reinterpret something from the past: an event, a person, an idea. Something overlooked. Something misunderstood.
BBC History Extra
BBC Extra is the podcast that accompanies BBC History Magazine. Check out these podcasts as the staff and guests of BBC History Magazine discuss historical events and significance of British History
The Memory Palace
The Memory Palace is a storytelling podcast and public radio segment about the past. It was named a finalist for a Peabody Award in 2016.
Nate DiMeo created the show.
He is the Artist in Residence at the Metropolitan Museum of Art for 2016/2017.
He is the co-author of Pawnee: the Greatest Town in America and was a finalist for the 2012 Thurber Prize for American Humor.
The podcasting of a life, by Matt Smith. “Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show.” - Charles Dickens