HEMA History: Duels, Tournaments, Self-Defense and More!

This presentation covers the context of Historical European Martial Arts and is based off Richard Marsden’s book. Learn the ‘why’ behind the HEMA to better understand and teach it.

Learn about why people dueled and the legal and social aspects of it. Examples of dueling culture as well as anecdotes and examples of duels throughout history. You will also learn about those who taught swordsmanship and their various comments on swordsmanship.

Essential HEMA Panels and Presentations
Location: Virginia City III Date: July 24, 2022 Time: 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm Richard Marsden