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Russell Cobb shares why history is worth repeating with new writing class


Have you ever wanted to write about an historical event or bring to life the story of a person long since gone? Or maybe document your family’s past?

Edmonton author, scholar, and podcaster Russell Cobb is an associate professor at the University of Alberta. In 2020 he’s bringing his teaching skills to an online classroom as part of the Pandemic University School of Writing’s virtual learning series.

On Thursday July 30th, he’ll be teaching how to research, frame and narrate history for the general public. Lisa Wilton spoke to Russell about his upcoming History Worth Repeating class:

For tickets to History Worth Repeating and the Pandemic University School of Writing virtual learning series go to