Podcasts and recordings created by The Department of Classics, Ancient History, Archaeology and Egyptology.

Our staff and students are responsible for creating some engaging, thought-provoking and inspiring recordings on anything and everything relating to our subjects. Our recordings are for everyone and give you a taste of what debates and discussions happen here in our department.

Time’s Tall Tales

Every story has two sides, or even more, and all versions deserve to be heard. And they will be, here in Time's Tall Tales. We'll talk about everything from Greek mythology to modern fairtytales, and expose the true sides of history's most popular tales and people.

About this series

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Time's Tall Tales is available to download from the following platforms:

More about this podcast

The Time's Tall Tales podcast was created in 2020 by Laura Thompson and Jordan Perris, Archaeology and Ancient History students from The University of Manchester's Department of Classics, Ancient History, Archaeology and Egyptology. 

You can follow Time's Tall Tales on Facebook.