Wed Dec 3, 2003

Historians of the world, Unite

A group of well-known history bloggers—including Timothy Burke, Robert ‘KC’ Johnson, and Ralph Luker—have banded together to form Cliopatria. Proof if proof were needed that group blogs are continuing their irresistable rise to global dominance. Or, as a historian would put it, proof if proof were needed that at least one (probably quite atypical) group of historians launched what we can loosely refer to as a group blog (with all the difficulties that amorphous term implies) in late 2003 or thereabouts, according to the best available sources (but see below for further discussion on this point).