This week on “The Historians” podcast, history, personal experience and social media. Interviews with Steve Bodnar who discusses @ExploringBySign on Instagram, that’s spreading the word about New York State historic markers; Chris Clemens talks about his website Exploring Upstate; and Cynthia Kurtz explains the question game Narratopia as a way to gather oral history. The speakers held forth at a meeting of the Mohawk Valley Museum Consortium. Listen to the podcast here.
“The Historians” podcast is also heard on RISE, WMHT’s radio information service for the blind and print disabled in New York’s Capital Region and Hudson Valley. The podcast is recorded at Dave Greene’s Eastline Studio.
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Bob Cudmore is author of Lost Mohawk Valley, Hidden History of the Mohawk Valley, Stories from the Mohawk Valley and the satirical book, You Can’t Go Wrong.