Who was Joan of Arc?
Podcast |
Gone Medieval
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History Hit
Media Type |
audio
Podknife tags |
Europe
History
Medieval
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History
Publication Date |
Jan 08, 2022
Episode Duration |
00:48:19

Joan of Arc is a name that’s instantly recognisable to most. A controversial figure in her own day, she has remained so ever since, often being adopted as a talisman of French nationalism. 

But how much do we really know—or understand—about the young woman who ignited France’s fightback against England during the Hundred Years’ War, but who paid the ultimate price at the age of just 19? To get to the heart of the real ‘Maid of Orléans’, Matt is joined in this episode by Dr Hannah Skoda, a Fellow and Tutor in Medieval History at the University of Oxford.

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