The Untold History of the Aztecs
Constant Wonder - Radio Archive, Episode 739 , Segment 2
Episode: Wampanoag Thanksgiving
- Nov 11, 2020 8:00 pm
- 18:15 mins
Guest: Camilla Townsend, Professor of History at Rutgers University, and author of "Fifth Sun: A New History of the Aztecs" History is written by the victors, especially in the colonization of indigenous peoples. But the Aztecs wrote down their own history and it neither began nor ended with the Spanish conquest, and it’s much more complex than the story most of us know.