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Curiosity in Focus is a bi-weekly podcast that dives into the personal stories of influencers and intellectuals. I'm a curious person, and I love to learn about everything the world has to offer. As a creative and educator, I find learning personally empowering. I created Curiosity in Focus to share this passion in others and to use their stories as a lens into culture and science.

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CiF #043 - Nathan Beal

Nathan Beal is a historical reenactor originally from Nottingham, England, but now living in Toronto, Canada. He has been reenacting for about 20 years and has been a member of groups focusing on many cultures/eras but has a strong affinity to what is often known as the early medieval period, especially the so-called Viking age.

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Links to groups (UK based but all have an international presence)
Jomsvikings -
Regia Anglorum -
The Vikings -

Wulfthorpe is a group based in Toronto, Canada with members affiliated to both Regia Anglorum & The Vikings) -

We touched briefly on the subject of the recent paper by C Hedenstierna-Jonson et al,, found this response by Judith Jesch balanced and covered many of the major questions he was left with after reading the AJPA paper.