What is History Riot?

History Riot is a blog devoted to exploring Women’s History and the different ways of historical storytelling, be it heritage sites, academic works, museum theatre, historical fiction, documentaries or exhibitions. We are particularly interested in Live Costumed Interpretation.

At History Riot we talk to practitioners, review work, bring you fascinating historical stories and generally investigate kickass women, past and present.

Here are just a few of the fascinating women from history who inspire us…

Do you recognise them all?

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