Features Podcast

Questions and Answers about the Middle Ages

This week, Danièle answers questions sent to The Medieval Podcast by our listeners, including how did people get rid of human waste in the Middle Ages? How were medieval cities planned? What was it like to be a seamstress? And who is Danièle’s favourite knight?

You can learn more about some of the topics that came up in this episode, including:


Signed, Sealed, Delivered: How Messages were sent in the Middle Ages

Five Ways Gawain Kicks Lancelot’s Ass

Public Toilets in the Middle Ages

The Medieval Art of Riding: King Duarte’s Advice on Horsemanship

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