Carnival Archives

1 April 2017 : History Carnival 164

Hosted by Jon Dresner at Frog in a Well

What do we actually have this month?...

1 March 2017 : History Carnival 163

Hosted by Jessica Cale at Dirty, Sexy History

We have a lot of great stuff for you from the ancient world to modern Britain...

1 February 2017 : History Carnival 162

Hosted by Tim Abbott at "Another Pair Not Fellows"

So let me be your DeeJay and I'll lay some righteous history grooves on you here at Another Pair, &c...

1 December 2016 : History Carnival 161

Hosted by Christopher Moore at Christopher Moore's History News

I'm happy to say there were quite a few blogpost nominations coming in over the transom during November...

1 November 2016 : History Carnival 160

Hosted by Jon Dresner at Frog in a Well

Welcome to the November 2016 History Carnival!

1 October 2016 : History Carnival 159

Hosted by Lisa Smith at The Recipes Project

It's been a great month for history blogging and I was spoiled for choice...

1 September 2016 : History Carnival 158

Hosted by Ana Stevenson at Ana Stevenson

Features everything from women's history and indigenous histories to European, North American, and Australasian history...

1 July 2016 : History Carnival 157

Hosted by Brodie Waddell at the many headed monster

I get to share a selection of some of the best history blogging from around the web from the last month or so...

1 June 2016 : History Carnival 156

Hosted by Jim Belshaw at New England's History

Welcome to the 156th edition of blogging's The History Carnival...

1 May 2016 : History Carnival 155

Hosted by Yvonne Seale at Yvonne Seale

full of interesting things to explore, from historiography, to faith, to labour, the body, and unusual uses for a beetroot...

1 April 2016 : History Carnival 154

Hosted by Lucinda Matthews-Jones at Journal of Victorian Culture Online

[carnival has been delayed; updates to follow...]

1 February 2016 : History Carnival 153

Hosted by Helen Webberley at Art and Architecture, Mainly

the theme of this month's carnival was "the use of the visual, performing, musical and literary arts"

1 December 2015 : History Carnival 152

Hosted by Evan Smith at Hatful of History

delighted to bring you a selection of the recent bloggings on history and/or by historians...

1 November 2015 : History Carnival 151

Hosted by Sharon Howard at Early Modern Notes

Welcome to the History Carnival for November 2015.

1 October 2015 : History Carnival 150

Hosted by Lisa Smith at Sloane Letters Blog

I've chosen to focus this month's History Carnival on the theme of beginnings and endings...

1 September 2015 : History Carnival 149

Hosted by Ana Stevenson at Ana Stevenson

some of the best blogging amongst the history community worldwide during the month of August...

1 August 2015 : History Carnival 148

Hosted by William Savage at Pen and Pension

It's also the 'silly season', so... as many funny, silly or just plain weird subjects as I could find...

1 July 2015 : History Carnival 147

Hosted by Samantha Sandassie at Panacea

... fantastic posts that highlight the sheer breadth of freely available, intelligent, and accessible historical blogging.

1 June 2015 : History Carnival 146

Hosted by Jessica DeWitt at Network in Canadian History and Environment (NiCHE)

some of the best blogging that has occurred in the history community over the past month or so...

1 May 2015 : History Carnival 145

Hosted by GC Gosling at George Campbell Gosling

Blogging and social media seem to me like a conference that never ends...

1 April 2015 : History Carnival 144

Hosted by Yvonne Seale at Furta Sacra

It's my pleasure to host the 144th instalment of the History Carnival, and to dig into some of the best recent historical blogging...

1 March 2015 : History Carnival 143

Hosted by Heather Campbell at Unspoken Assumptions

In a celebration of some of the fantastic blogging done by historians...

1 February 2015 : History Carnival 142

Hosted by Kelli Huggins at Chemung County Historical Society

We are excited to host History Carnival #142...

1 January 2015 : History Carnival 141

Hosted by Miranda Nesler at Performing Humanity

Welcome to a new year and an exciting new volume of The History Carnival!

1 December 2014 : History Carnival 140

Hosted by Marc-William Palen at Imperial and Global Forum

The veritable treasure trove of historical blogging never ceases to amaze me...

1 November 2014 : History Carnival 139

Hosted by Laura Mitchell at The Recipes Project

We have a wealth of interesting posts to show you this month...

1 October 2014 : History Carnival 138

Hosted by Sarah Falter at History Press Blog

This project took us on exciting adventure that was both educational and exhilarating....

1 September 2014 : History Carnival 137

Hosted by Jennifer Evans at Early Modern Medicine

This month there has been a wealth of discussion about the centenary of the first world war...

1 August 2014 : History Carnival 136

Hosted by Claire Hayward at Exploring same-sex love in public history

Even though the summer seems to be one of the quietest times for academic blogging, there have been some brilliant blog posts this July...

1 July 2014 : History Carnival 135

Hosted by Samantha Sandassie at Panacea

This month we have a number of fantastic posts that question or consider how and why we "do" history...

1 June 2014 : History Carnival 134

Hosted by Ian Curry at Vaguely Interesting

... everything from Victorian diagnosis of mental illness to heliocentric heresy and a dollop of early modern surgical implements and economic history...

1 May 2014 : History Carnival 133

Hosted by Michelle Higgs at A Visitor's Guide to Victorian England

I was looking forward to seeing the wealth of talent in blogging across all historical eras - and I was not disappointed...

1 April 2014 : History Carnival 132

Hosted by Caroline Rance at The Quack Doctor

I'm pleased to present History Carnival 132, showcasing some of the fascinating blog posts published in March...

1 March 2014 : History Carnival 131

Hosted by Bruce Gaston at Irish History Compressed

How on earth can I, your poor editor this month, possibly sort through, categorize and comment on such a wide and varied range of topics?

1 February 2014 : History Carnival 130

Hosted by Alexis Coe at Alexis Coe

I chose posts that informed, vexed, and delighted me, and I hope they do the same for you...

1 January 2014 : History Carnival 129

Hosted by Miranda Nesler at Performing Humanity

we're thrilled to have a chance to kick off the new year in collaboration with History Carnival...

1 December 2013 : History Carnival 128

Hosted by Rachel Snell at Khronikos

The wide-ranging subject matter of this month's Carnival is indicative of the breadth of the history blogging community...

1 November 2013 : History Carnival 127

Hosted by Alan Flower at History and the Sock Merchant

this carnival contains history blogging from all periods, from the ancient world to the present day so everyone should find something they're interested in ...

1 October 2013 : History Carnival 126

Hosted by Kelly Hignett at The View East

The passage from September into October also signals the transition from late summer into autumn...

1 September 2013 : History Carnival 125

Hosted by Richard Blakemore at historywomble

a selection, a variety, a tasting of blogs on all matters historical from the past month to delight and divert all and everyone...

1 August 2013 : History Carnival 124

Hosted by Jennifer Evans at Early Modern Medicine

This month's history blog posts have covered a range of different topics, time periods, and ideas...

1 July 2013 : History Carnival 123

Hosted by Sarah Falter at The History Press Blog

This project was definitely an adventure... and we enjoyed the opportunity to review the nominations and help spread the word about niche, historical topics.

1 June 2013 : History Carnival 122

Hosted by Miranda Nesler at Performing Humanity

we were fascinated by the number of sites exploring how humans interact with the natural world...

1 May 2013 : History Carnival 121

Hosted by Michael Hattem at The Junto

Think of it as The Junto's "The Week in Early American History" but for a whole month and not limited to early American history.

1 April 2013 : History Carnival 120

Hosted by Debs Wiles at Got Soil?

... grab a balloon, some cotton candy or nibble the ears of a chocolate bunny, and see what there is to see!

1 March 2013 : History Carnival 119

Hosted by Andrew Devenney at andrewdevenney.net

I received an eclectic mix of nominations that amazingly fell into a few distinct thematic areas...

1 February 2013 : History Carnival 118

Hosted by Sally Osborn at Travels and travails in 18th-century England

Travels and Travails has had the enjoyable task of reviewing the past month's best history blogs for the History Carnival. ...

1 January 2013 : History Carnival 117

Hosted by Lisa Smith at The Recipes Project

Twelfth Night, when the world turns topsy-turvy until midnight and the wassail is drunk to ensure a good apple harvest...

1 December 2012 : History Carnival 116

Hosted by Alison Boyle at Stories from the Stores

a roundup of last month's blogs on history (and a few other links we just found interesting)... illustrating it with objects and images from the Science Museum's collections!

1 November 2012 : History Carnival 115

Hosted by Jaipreet Virdi at From The Hands of Quacks

Welcome to the 115th edition of the History Carnival, a round-up of some great posts written during the month of October.

1 October 2012 : History Carnival 114

Hosted by MJ Holman at 18th Century Theatre

The History Carnival has found a home with Abraham Adcock - Handel's favourite trumpeter - and has welcomed an eclectic mix of blog posts and reader recommendations. ...

1 September 2012 : History Carnival 113

Hosted by Nathan Traylor at The History Tavern

Step right up, step right up and welcome to greatest show on the world wide web that features some of the great history bloggers on the internet...

1 August 2012 : History Carnival 112

Hosted by Melodee Beals at Demography and the Imperial Sphere

... what would the August Carnival be without a look at the event that is currently dominating the airwaves, the Olympics...

1 July 2012 : History Carnival 111

Hosted by Katherine O'Flaherty & Rob Gee at Stillwater Historians

this month's event has an environmental theme, but tries to maintain the Carnival's great tradition of breadth...

1 June 2012 : History Carnival 110

Hosted by Alan Flower at History and the Sock Merchant

this carnival represents history of all periods, from the ancient world to the present day so everyone should find something they're interested in.

1 May 2012 : History Carnival 109

Hosted by Joan Neuberger at Not Even Past

stories on specific events or sources, digital history and digital sources, and visual history sources.

1 April 2012 : History Carnival 108

Hosted by Pamela Toler at History in the Margins

Celebrating the foolish, the topsy-turvy, and the quirky on April Fools Day!

1 March 2012 : History Carnival 107

Hosted by Kelly Hignett at The View East

History Carnival 107 has Valentines, pancakes, chop suey, tobacco and much more... Tasty!

1 February 2012 : History Carnival 106

Hosted by Jonathan Dresner at Frog in a Well: Japan

History Carnival 106 is up and stuffed to the gills with the best history blogging from the last two months!

1 December 2011 : History Carnival 105

Hosted by Chick History at Chick History

History Carnival 105 has been posted at Chick History: the last dodo, envelopes, bloodletting and the Bee Gees are among the featured topics.

2 November 2011 : History Carnival 104

Hosted by ThonyC at The Renaissance Mathematicus

History Carnival 104 is up at Renaissance Mathematicus, and what an eclectic edition it is!

1 October 2011 : History Carnival 103

Hosted by History Reporter at The History Reporter

History Carnival 103 is up at The History Reporter. It has early modern suicides and surgeons, medieval feasts, Vikings, and more!

1 September 2011 : History Carnival 102

Hosted by Mike Cosgrave at www.mikecosgrave.com

The latest History Carnival has been posted by Mike Cosgrave, including riots, vivisection, and computer games!

2 August 2011 : History Carnival 101

Hosted by na at Culture and Stuff

The latest History Carnival is up at Culture and Stuff; Paris and London, telescopes, fax machines, Jan Hus and much, much more!

1 July 2011 : History Carnival 100

Hosted by Timothy Abbott at Walking The Berkshires

The 100th edition of the History Carnival is up at Walking the Berkshires. It includes counterfactual history, material culture, science, reading and visuals: enjoy!

1 June 2011 : History Carnival 99

Hosted by Andrew Devenney at andrewdevenney.net

The latest History Carnival has been posted by Andrew Devenney, bringing you the eclectic world of history blogging!

2 May 2011 : History Carnival 98

Hosted by na at Three Pipe Problem

The latest History Carnival has been posted at Three Pipe Problem: it covers executions, quackery, science and more!

1 April 2011 : History Carnival 97

Hosted by Alan Flower at History and the Sock Merchant

The latest History Carnival is up at History and the Sock Merchant, with everything from ancient to modern history.

1 March 2011 : History Carnival 96

Hosted by Nell Darby at Cotswold History

The latest History Carnival has been posted at Cotswold History, celebrating the diversity of history blogging!

1 February 2011 : History Carnival 95

Hosted by HM Prescott at Knitting Clio

The latest History Carnival is up at Knitting Clio, taking us from Australia to the US by way of Europe. Read it now!

1 January 2011 : History Carnival 94

Hosted by Jen Newby at Writing Women's History

The first edition of 2011 is up at Writing Women's History - plenty of women's history but much more besides!

2 December 2010 : History Carnival 93

Hosted by Jaipreet Virdi at From the Hands of Quacks

The latest History Carnival is up at From the Hands of Quacks - plenty of history of science, madness and much more besides!

1 November 2010 : History Carnival 92

Hosted by Group blog at The Early Modern Intelligencer

The latest History Carnival is up at the Early Modern Intelligencer: tombs and murders, history of science, Druids and medieval churches, amongst much else besides!

1 October 2010 : History Carnival 91

Hosted by Katrina Gulliver at Notes from the Field

The History Carnival is back at Notes from the Field, with early modern executions and rhinoplasty, medieval dragons, and modern love letters.

8 August 2010 : History Carnival 90

Hosted by na at US History Blog

The latest History Carnival is up with an American history flavour at USHistory Blog.

1 July 2010 : History Carnival 89

Hosted by Jonathan Dresner at World History

The latest History Carnival has been posted at World History Blog; highlights include posts on Thalidomide, quackery, digital history, military history and historiography.

1 June 2010 : History Carnival 88

Hosted by na at Magnificat

The latest History Carnival has been posted at Magnificat - it's a real visual and aural feast!

4 May 2010 : History Carnival 87

Hosted by Melissa Bellanta at The Vapour Trail

The latest History Carnival is up at The Vapour Trail - varied as ever, highlights include Siamese twins, contraception and the Ice Age!

2 April 2010 : History Carnival 86

Hosted by Sharon Howard at Early Modern Notes

The latest History Carnival is up at Early Modern Notes, with women's history, soldiers, anatomy and food among the featured themes.

1 March 2010 : History Carnival 85

Hosted by Penny Richards at Disability Studies Temple U

The latest History Carnival has been posted at Disability Studies Temple U: King Death, Alexander the Great, Lizard People and the Winter Olympics are among the subjects making an appearance.

2 February 2010 : History Carnival 84

Hosted by Jonathan Dresner at Frog in a Well

The latest History Carnival is up at Frog in a Well and on Twitter! Holocaust controversies, military history and digital history are among the topics featured: enjoy!

4 January 2010 : History Carnival 83

Hosted by Gracchii at Westminster Wisdom

The latest History Carnival sees in the New Year at Westminster Wisdom. Bah Humbug?!

1 December 2009 : History Carnival 82

Hosted by Martin Robbins at The Lay Scientist

The latest History Carnival is up at The Lay Scientist. It roams from ancient history to holocaust denialism, lost worlds to imagined weapons, tall hairstyles to short people. [currently unavailable - working on it!]

2 November 2009 : History Carnival 81

Hosted by Natalie Bennett at Philobiblon

The latest History Carnival has been posted at Philobiblon - plenty of women's history, a trip to London, a tour from the middle ages to the 20th century, and a smattering of theory!

5 October 2009 : History Carnival 80

Hosted by Katrina Gulliver at Notes from the Field

The latest History Carnival is up at Notes from the Field and includes digital history, fascinating individuals, and more.

1 August 2009 : History Carnival 79

Hosted by Kathryn Hadley at History Today News

The latest History Carnival has been posted by Kathryn Hadley at History Today News: animals, anniversaries and historical sources are among the topics covered.

1 July 2009 : History Carnival 78

Hosted by Brett Schulte at TOCWOC - A Civil War Blog

The latest History Carnival is up at TOCWOC - A Civil War Blog, with plenty of historiography, a Victorian supermodel, military history, early modern beekeeping and much more!

1 June 2009 : History Carnival 77

Hosted by Brett Holman at Airminded

The latest History Carnival has been posted by Brett Holman at Airminded. Plumbing, biology textbooks, Black confederates, Australian history - it's all here!

1 May 2009 : History Carnival 76

Hosted by Penny Richards at Disability Studies Temple U

The latest edition of the History Carnival has been posted by Penny Richards at Disability Studies Temple U. Spring is definitely in the air!

2 April 2009 : History Carnival 75

Hosted by Jonathan Dresner at Frog in a Well: Korea

The 75th edition of the History Carnival has been posted at Frog in a Well: Korea, and it's multiple choice!

1 March 2009 : History Carnival 74

Hosted by Eliza Knight at History Undressed

The latest History Carnival is up at History Undressed. It's all here, from French museums to Japanese tea ceremonies to early American maps to Australian bush fires.

1 February 2009 : History Carnival 73

Hosted by Whitney Trettien at diapsalmata

The latest History Carnival has been posted by Whitney Trettien at diapsalmata. 18th-century science and medicine (ow), early TV, historical linguistics and mammoths are among the topics served up.

3 January 2009 : History Carnival 72

Hosted by Melissa Bellanta at The Vapour Trail

The latest History Carnival has been posted by Melissa Bellanta at The Vapour Trail: among the topics covered are Old and New Deals, the Hottentot Venus, Christmases past, and whales. Happy New Year everyone!

2 December 2008 : History Carnival 71

Hosted by Jonathan Dresner at Frog in a Well: Japan

The latest History Carnival is up at Frog in a Well: Japan, featuring the Great Depression, ancient birth control, pantomime, Snoopy, and much more!

1 November 2008 : History Carnival 70

Hosted by Penny Richards at Disability Studies

Boo! The 70th History Carnival has been posted by Penny Richards at Disability Studies and it has a Halloween flavour! Disguises and masks, stereotypes and spies, tricks and treats. (Plus, the colour pink.)

1 October 2008 : History Carnival 69

Hosted by Jennie Weber at American Presidents Blog

The 69th History Carnival is up at American Presidents Blog, thanks to Jennie Weber. Subjects for this month include hurricanes and floods; presidential elections; early television broadcasts; the 1938 Sudeten crisis; and Bath Buns. Don't miss it!

1 September 2008 : History Carnival 68

Hosted by Mike Romalho at Osprey Publishing Blog

The 68th History Carnival is up at Osprey Publishing Blog, with a Shakespearean theme. Eclectic as ever: murder, drugs, dancing Nazis, soldiers and the history of science are among the exhibits on show.

1 August 2008 : History Carnival 67

Hosted by Andy Walpole at Future / Retro

Andy Walpole has posted the 67th History Carnival at Future/Retro. Dive right in for murder, the American Civil War, the 'Monkey Trial' and even the odd electric corset. wm]

1 July 2008 : History Carnival 66

Hosted by Jeremy Young at Progressive Historians

Jeremy Young has posted History Carnival 66 at Progressive Historians. Follow the debates on military history, women's history, myths about China, digital scholarship, a few executions and assassinations, and much more.

1 June 2008 : History Carnival 65

Hosted by Jeremy Young at Progressive Historians

Jeremy Young has posted the latest History Carnival at Progressive Historians. Join the debate!

1 May 2008 : History Carnival 64

Hosted by Felix at Bay Radical

The 64th History Carnival is up at Bay Radical - a special May Day edition!

1 April 2008 : History Carnival 63

Hosted by Melissa Bellanta at The Vapour Trail

History Carnival 63: A Festivity for All Fool's Day has been posted at The Vapour Trail.

1 March 2008 : History Carnival 62

Hosted by Marc Comtois at Spinning Clio

History Carnival 62 has been posted at Spinning Clio. Take a look!

2 February 2008 : History Carnival 61

Hosted by redakcja at Historia i Media

The 61st History Carnival has been posted at Historia i Media. Take a look! wm]

12 January 2008 : History Carnival 60

Hosted by Kristan Tetens at The Victorian Peeper

The 60th History Carnival is galloping into the new year at The Victorian Peeper! (apologies for belated announcement...)

2 December 2007 : History Carnival 59

Hosted by Tiberius Gracchus at Westminster Wisdom

The 59th History Carnival is up at Westminster Wisdom. Check it out!

6 November 2007 : History Carnival 58

Hosted by Martin Rundkvist at Aardvarchaeology

History Carnival 58 is up at Aardvarchaeology. Splendid stuff.

1 October 2007 : History Carnival 57

Hosted by Simone Drinkwater at Osprey Publishing Blog

History Carnival 57 is up at Osprey Publishing Blog.

1 September 2007 : History Carnival 56

Hosted by Timothy Abbot at Walking the Berkshires

History Carnival LVI is up at Walking the Berkshires - very tasty!

2 July 2007 : History Carnival 54

Hosted by Rebecca Goetz at Historianess

The 54th History Carnival is up at Historianess. Yummy!

1 June 2007 : History Carnival 53

Hosted by Michael Lorenzen at American Presidents Blog

The 53rd History Carnival is up at American Presidents Blog. Lots of good things!

1 May 2007 : History Carnival 52

Hosted by Jeremy Boggs at Clioweb

The 52nd edition of the History Carnival is up at Clioweb. Enjoy!

1 April 2007 : History Carnival 51

Hosted by Mary Beard at A Don's Life

History Carnival 51 is up at A Don's Life. Lots of goodies!

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