Medieval History for Fun and Profit: Blogging about Medieval History

Medieval History for Fun and Profit: Blogging about Medieval History

This event has finished Took place on: Wednesday, 2nd Jun 2021

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This paper will discuss the practice of writing about medieval history for a popular audience, and the specific demands of teaching history through blogging.

It will consider the academic underpinnings necessary to convey a message to a general audience; the use of tone; and how to draw in audiences to challenging topics.

In particular, this paper will discuss how to use popular ideas and misconceptions about the medieval period both to address incorrect narratives, and increase interactions with a popular audience.


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This event has finished Took place on: Wednesday, 2nd Jun 2021

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2021-06-02 2021-06-02 Europe/London Medieval History for Fun and Profit: Blogging about Medieval History This paper will discuss the practice of writing about medieval history for a popular audience, and the specific demands of teaching history through blogging. https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2021/06/02/medieval-history-for-fun-and-profit-blogging-about-medieval-history-260417 ,,,

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