Rank #1: Damages for a broken heart
A now somewhat forgotten law known as ‘breach of promise to marry’ saw women awarded massive damages after being left jilted at the altar.But why would the courts be interested in the failed love lives of working class people? And what does a convict’s daughter, a barrister and a former Prime Minister have to do with it?In this episode of History Lab we sift through the historical remains to discover litigious lovers, colonial love triangles and the emergence of medicalised heartbreak on a quest to understand the history of love.
Jun 12 2018
Rank #2: Fishing for answers
Jul 24 2018
Rank #3: When the Titanic sank in the desert
Jun 27 2018
Rank #4: Bonus episode | The making of History Lab |
This bonus interlude episode lifts the curtain on all that goes into making history for your ears!
Executive Producer Emma Lancaster steps out from behind the headphones and asks you to listen hard as she and host Tamson Pietsch discover that in the gap between historians and journalists, great things can happen.
The History Lab final episode for Season One 'Fishing for Answers' will be available 25 July 2018.
To find out more about the History Lab pitching process head to https://historylab.net/pitch/
Jul 10 2018
Rank #5: Introducing Uniform- A new season of All Things Equal
Subscribe to All Things Equal in your favourite podcast app, or listen to the show here:https://www.whooshkaa.com/shows/after-metoo-stories-of-social-change
May 09 2019