Greg Jenner was born in Kent in 1982 and is the historical consultant on the TV series “Horrible Histories”. His “Homeschool History” lessons were launched in April as part of the BBC’s lockdown education drive. What’s your earliest memory? As a...
Greg Jenner: 'DEAD FAMOUS OUT MARCHI was interviewed by the @NewStatesman. They subbed my long, rambling answers down into ones you can read in 2 minutes, which was a wise choice
Greg Jenner Q&A: “People see me coming and hear the Crazy Frog ringtone”
Greg Jenner: 'DEAD FAMOUS OUT MARCHThe world is horrible and scary right now, but if you need something nice in your life, remember that every event from @hayfestival is available to watch online, including mine from 2015 and 2020 - this festival was 100% free, so please donate if you can
Greg Jenner: 'DEAD FAMOUS OUT MARCHHello! So, plans are afoot to bring back YOU’RE DEAD TO ME! It’s been hard, but we will be working on new remotely-recorded episodes soon #YDTM
In the meantime, please vote for us in the British Podcast Awards, we’d be mega grateful 😁🙏💓
DEAD FAMOUS: AN UNEXPECTED HISTORY OF CELEBRITY, FROM BRONZE AGE TO SILVER SCREEN (W&N Books, 2020) CRITICAL REVIEWS “Fizzes with clever vignettes and juicy tidbits… a joyous romp of a book” – THE GUARDIAN (click to read the review) “Engaging and...
Now more than ever, we know people want things which make them laugh and smile, tell them what’s going on and help support their health, education and wellbeing. We’re making sure BBC Sounds is the best possible audio treasure trove for the nation...
Greg Jenner: 'DEAD FAMOUS OUT MARCHBIG ANNOUNCEMENT:
We’ve had to postpone You’re Dead To Me, but instead our team will be making short, fun history podcasts for homeschooled kids, with me as the host 😁👍
@BBCSounds - an audio treasure trove for everyone in the coming months
Celebrity, with its neon glow and selfie pout, strikes us as hypermodern. But the famous and infamous have been thrilling, titillating, a...
Greg Jenner: 'DEAD FAMOUS OUT MARCHHullo! If you read my new book and liked it, I would be super grateful if you could leave a review online - it makes a big difference! Good Reads, Amazon, Waterstones, Audible, etc are all mega useful. Cheers!
Greg Jenner: 'DEAD FAMOUS OUT MARCHHi! Authors and writers, if you've lost earnings because of #coronavirus, then there is an emergency grant being run by @Soc_of_Authors - I lost £1,500 in cancelled book events, but I'm ok financially so have decided not to apply.
Author Philip Pullman said the grants of up to £2,000 designed to meet urgent need ‘will be enormously reassuring’
Greg Jenner: 'DEAD FAMOUS OUT MARCHYeah, it’s not fun - I had to cancel my launch party, won’t be able to do 7 paid speaking events, and am trying to promote a book when people just want to be safe & secure
‘This is a scary time': coronavirus emergency fund set up for authors
Deepfake technology continues to weird me out. It seems just a matter of time until it changes how we experience visual media. These just look so damn persuasive, and I have to imagine they’re only going to get better. Or worse, depending on how you...
Greg Jenner: 'DEAD FAMOUS OUT MARCHDeep Fake technology is utterly terrifying.
This scene is 100% Tom Holland & Robert Downey Jr, but the scene is from Back To The Future, made before Holland was born
We analyzed some of the most popular social studies textbooks used in California and Texas. Here’s how political divides shape what students learn about the nation’s history.
Greg Jenner: 'DEAD FAMOUS OUT MARCHThis is startling. History is taught to American kids in vastly different ways depending on partisan politics in their state
Two States. Eight Textbooks. Two American Stories