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Our Fake History

November 4, 2023 @ 1:45 pm - 2:30 pm

our fake history

Sebastian Major of Our Fake History

No Contingencies: Myths and Misdirections from Historical Figures with No Back-Up Plan

Some of the most enduring legends from the past involve single-minded figures accomplishing remarkable things after jettisoning their back-up plan. Many know the story of Hernan Cortés allegedly burning his ships to inspire his band of conquistadors to conquer Mexico. However, when we look closer at these stories the truth is usually more complex.



November 4, 2023
1:45 pm - 2:30 pm


Sebastian Major