The Z List Dead List is a podcast about obscure people from History. Created by Iszi Lawrence @iszi_lawrence.

With thanks to Richard Herring @herring1967 and Iriving Finkel.

Richard Herring is a comedian and podcaster. He writes a daily blog called Warming Up. You can find it here:

Dr Iriving Finkel works in the British Museum. He is the curator in charge of cuneiform inscriptions on tablets of clay from ancient Mesopotamia, of which the Middle East Department has the largest collection- some 130,000 pieces – of any modern museum. This work involves reading and translating all sorts of inscriptions, sometimes working on ancient archives to identify manuscripts that belong together, or even join to one another. In his spare time he works on projects like the Great Diary Project. To find out more visit:

Iszi Lawrence is a UK based comedian, amateur Historian and board game fanatic.

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