This won't come as a surprise to many of you, but the attached article points out that medieval themed shows are lately dominating the airwaves. Whether it is the show "Vikings" which uses real ships instead of CGI, or the Borgias which came out a few years back, or the Game of Thrones which is… Continue reading Long live the Middle Ages – on TV, medieval themed shows hold sway.
A feature article about CEU Medieval Radio has been posted on Central European University's main webstie http://www.ceu.hu. It is an unlikely coincidence that the article is placed right next to a news piece about Natalie Zemon Davis, our interview with whom we have just made available in podcast, receiving the U.S. National Humanities Medal from… Continue reading CEU Medieval Radio Receives More Publicity
CEU Medieval Radio proudly presents this season's last episode of 'Past Perfect!' featuring American radio programme Harmonia Early Music's Angela Mariani as interviewer and Chris Mielke and Tamás Kiss as interviewees. Chris and Tamás will talk about how CEU Medieval Radio was created, what the prospects of the radio are, and will give an insight… Continue reading ‘Past Perfect!’ Continues
After a year of disappointment, on both our and the listeners' end, by not being able to share episodes of 'Past Perfect!' with those who cannot listen to the show on the stream, CEU Medieval Radio has finally got enough server space to start podcasting. Thanks to Szilard Bedecs, CEU Medieval Radio has now joined… Continue reading CEU Medieval Radio’s Own Podcasts
CEU Medieval Radio proudly announces its cooperation with historian, writer and ex-journalist Michael Rank, whose Five Minute History podcasts from now on will be a regular feature on CEU Medieval Radio's programme. Kicking off with an episode on 'How Genghis Khan Conquered the World' today (July 1) at 7:00 pm CET and 7:00 pm EDT,… Continue reading Michael Rank’s History Podcasts
CEU Medieval Radio proudly presents this week's 'Past Perfect!' (June 25-27, 30) featuring editors of http://www.medievalists.net Peter Konieczny and Sandra Sadowsky, who will talk about their original objectives in setting up one of the most important online media dedicated to medieval history, the hardships and rewarding moments of managing the website, their future plans, as… Continue reading ‘Past Perfect!’ Continues
Two recent CD donations from Belinda Sykes, the director of early music band Joglaresa, have instantly become the radio team's favourites. Dancing in Tetuán and Douce Dame Debonaire are two little gems in the early music scene, which have now been added to the stream. Thanks to the generosity of our listeners, CEU Medieval Radio… Continue reading Belinda Sykes and Joglaresa on the Stream
This week has seen a substantial growth in CEU Medieval Radio's publicity. On Monday Medievalists.net published an interview with Tamas, which was picked up by Hungarian news blog Cink.hu and Central European University's News Feed by Wednesday, and the week has not ended yet! Is it today when this week's issue of Time Magazine comes… Continue reading Publicity Comes Our Way