Were sub-Saharan African people present in Medieval Europe? Despite their absence from many histories, they were, arriving as traders, as explorers, as warriors, or - for those only known from archaeological discoveries - for many reasons that we may never find out.
In this episode, Matt Lewis marks Black History Month with a look at the challenges of researching this largely ignored or unknown aspect of history with Dr Adam Simmons.
The Senior Producer on this episode was Elena Guthrie. It was edited and produced by Rob Weinberg.
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