The Swiss portal for the historical sciences


Cliocast is a podcast series of conversations with historians about their recently published books. The programmes, which last about 30 minutes, might cover the main subjects and research theses of the books, methodological issues, the historian’s working conditions and the reception of the books.

The podcast are made available through various online platforms (iTunes, SoundCloud etc.); long-term preservation is secured by the Swiss National Sound Archives.

Cliocast's editors are Alexandra Binnenkade (Basel), Malik Mazbouri (Lausanne), Jan-Friedrich Missfelder (Basel), Eva Pibiri (Lausanne) and Isabelle Schürch (Bern), with the support of

Cliocast is licensed under the Attribution-NoDerivatives 4.0 International (CC BY-ND 4.0) license.