Features Podcast

From Tolkien to Hunting Castles, with David C. Weinczok

David C. Weinczok joins Scotichronicast to discuss David’s journey to studying and writing about medieval Scotland and hunting castles.

David has visited 424 castles in Scotland alone! He is also the author of several books and articles, including The History Behind Game of Thrones: The North Remembers. You can learn more about David on his website The Castle Hunter or follow him on Twitter @TheCastleHunter


Scotichronicast is hosted by Kate Buchanan. She received her Ph.D. from the University of Stirling in 2014, with her primary research is on medieval Scottish castles and their landscapes. She co-edited and contributed to Medieval and Early Modern Representations of Authority in Scotland and the British Isles, which was published by Routledge in 2016. Kate is also an adjunct instructor for the history program at Southern New Hampshire University. Follow her on Twitter at @k8_buchanan.

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Top Image:Photo courtesy Kate Buchanan