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Shakespeare's Pants
Shakespeare's Pants
Anjna Chouhan

A Shakespeare scholar talks to actual clever people about what normal domestic activity was like during the life and times of William... more

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9: Christmas Special

In this festive episode, I ask lots of wonderful people all about early modern Christmas and how it impacted domestic... more

23 Dec 2021 · 1 hour,
Christmas Special Teaser

Introducing the Christmas Special! Filled with fun and informative explorations of all things festive in the early modern period. The... more

17 Dec 2021 ·
8. Fitness

In this episode, Anjna talks all things fitness: body and mind! We learn all about the power of music and... more

01 Jul 2021 · 36 minutes
7. Food

In this episode, we learn all about meal times, cutlery, dining etiquette, what people were eating and where it came... more

17 Jun 2021 · 32 minutes
6. Beauty and Hair

This episode is all about the world of beauty in early modern England. What counted as beautiful in the period,... more

03 Jun 2021 · 34 minutes
5. Pregnancy and Childbirth

This episode is all about the experience of getting and being pregnant, as well as the process of childbirth. Lots... more

20 May 2021 · 26 minutes
4. Sex

This episode is all about how the various institutions conceptualised sexual activity in early modern England and what the rules... more

06 May 2021 · 32 minutes
3. Evacuating

In this episode, Anjna explores the ins and outs of emptying one's bowels and asks whether any of it was... more

22 Apr 2021 · 27 minutes
2. Undergarments

In the second episode, Anjna discovers the world of pants. Well, what passed for undergarments in early modern England, how... more

08 Apr 2021 · 22 minutes
1. Washing

In the first episode of Shakespeare's Pants, Anjna talks about cleaning and washing the body in early modern England, with... more

25 Mar 2021 · 27 minutes
Shakespeare's Pants
9: Christmas Special
Shakespeare's Pants