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Podcast by Rice Historical Review

    Podcast 13 - Erin Baezner with Ordo Procinctus

    Podcast 13 - Erin Baezner with Ordo Procinctus

    Rice History Department Coordinator Erin Baezner interviews Josh Furrate and Brent Baudean of Ordo Procinctus, a competitive medieval fighting club based in Louisiana. Listen and learn about fun applications of history, sword fighting technique, and medieval fights in the media.

    For more on Ordo Procinctus: https://www.facebook.com/OrdoProcinctus/

    More on HEMA: https://www.hemaalliance.com/

    • 55 min
    Podcast 12 - Dr. Ludmila de Souza Maia and Women Travelers in Nineteenth-century Brazil

    Podcast 12 - Dr. Ludmila de Souza Maia and Women Travelers in Nineteenth-century Brazil

    In our first podcast of the semester, host Eddie Plaut discusses Dr. Ludmila de Souza Maia's dissertation "Travelers in Skirts: Gender, Literature, and Travel in the Lives and Writings of Nísia Floresta and Adèle Toussaint-Samson." Dr. Souza Maia elaborates on how the women's travel writing reflected nineteenth-century issues of gender, displacement, and abolition.

    Check out an article summary she wrote on the dissertation here: https://scholarship.rice.edu/handle/1911/95591

    • 18 min
    Podcast 11 - An Introduction to Deep History with Dr. Martin Wiener

    Podcast 11 - An Introduction to Deep History with Dr. Martin Wiener

    Dr. Martin Wiener discusses the basics of "Deep History" with host Eddie Plaut. Listen and learn about how Homo sapiens have progressed and developed through their triumph and struggle! If you're interested in learning more, take Dr. Wiener's "Deep History: Who We Are And How We Got Here" next semester, History 203!

    • 18 min
    Podcast 10 - Hannah Tyler's Honors Thesis: Erich Mielke and the Stasi

    Podcast 10 - Hannah Tyler's Honors Thesis: Erich Mielke and the Stasi

    After the long break, we're back with Hannah Tyler's Thesis, a look into the life and work of Erich Mielke, the head of the East German Ministry of State Security (the Stasi). Listen to her and Podcast Director Eddie Plaut discuss her exciting study of this seminal figure in Cold War-era intelligence!

    • 22 min
    Podcast Introduction

    Podcast Introduction

    Welcome to the Rice Historical Review Podcast! We hope you enjoy listening to the many stories of Rice history community.

    Check out our website: http://www.ricehistoricalreview.org/
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/RiceHistorical
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ricehistoricalreview

    • 5 min
    Podcast 9 - Eddie Plaut's Honors Thesis: Sir Thomas Roe, Mughal India, and Orientalism

    Podcast 9 - Eddie Plaut's Honors Thesis: Sir Thomas Roe, Mughal India, and Orientalism

    In this episode of the podcast, Assistant Managing Editor Mikayla Knuston interviews Podcast Director Eddie Plaut on his honors thesis. Eddie is studying the correspondence of the first English Ambassador to Mughal India Sir Thomas Roe and how his writing relates to the study of Edward Said's "Orientalism."

    • 26 min

Customer Reviews

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Great podcast for the Rice History Department!

Does an excellent job showcasing the work of the Rice History Community! Glad that I got to be a part of it

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