Recent Episodes

Bidjigal Tribe, The Story Of Pemulwuy

The Life Of Pemulwuy, Aboriginal Australian Hero Pemulwuy was a member of the Bidjigal people, one of the Aboriginal tribes who lived on the east coast of Australia. When the British arrived to colonise his people’s ancestral land he fought back. Over 12 years, Pemulwuy led and unending war against the new colony and united… Continue Reading →

Philippines: Lapulapu’s Story

Lapulapu was a Chieftain of the Filipino island of Mactan in the 16th century. When the European explorer Magellan, arrived at his homeland and pushed Christianity on his people he resisted. Even after every other Chieftain had accepted the new faith he stood firm.

The European’s were eager to make an example of this apostate, but things would not go the way they’d planned…

Greenland: Erik The Red’s story

Eric The Red was a Norwegian farmer in the 10th century. After finding himself incompatible with the rules of civilisation he sailed west looking for a new place to call home in the frigid wastes of Greenland

Now, the ruins of a tiny stone church are the only reminder of his colony that had once tamed this harsh and unforgiving land… What happened to it?

FAQ

Q: What is this podcast about?

A: Anthology Of Heroes is a history podcast that tells the story of national heroes or villains from every country of the world, focusing on those whose actions shaped their country.

Q: Is this show appropriate for all ages?

A: Generally, yes. There are occasional cuss words from me, and usually if an episode discusses mature themes (usually descriptions of graphic violence) I will put a warning at the start of an episode.

Q: Do you want to collaborate?

A: Definitely, if you’re from one of the countries we’re covering I would love to interview you and discuss your country’s history.

Q: Where can I listen to it?

A: Free on AcastSpotifyApple PodcastsGoogle Podcasts, Stitcher and every other Podcast platform.

Q: How often do you release?

A: Fortnightly episodes with some bonus content (interviews, history movie reviews etc) on the off-week.

Q: Where can I get the latest updates?

A: Our Instagram page has regular postings about next episodes, as well as supporting pictures.