Podding Through Time

Great Visitors of Kilwa/The Colony That Destroyed Scotland

March 02, 2020 Jacob and Evan Season 2 Episode 4
Podding Through Time
Great Visitors of Kilwa/The Colony That Destroyed Scotland
Show Notes

In this installment Jacob and Evan spice it up with talk of culture and economics, among other things:

  • Who was F. Scott Fitzgerald, and what impact did his love life have on his literary career?
  • What explorers discovered the Kilwa Sultanate, and in what different ways did it impress them?
  • Why did Scotland embark on colonial ventures, and how disastrously did they end?
  • What is the precedent of presidential impeachment, and what can we learn about modern-day party politics from the past?
  • How has art and literature shaped the history of civilization, and what can we learn from studying it more closely? 
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