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Tudors
August 28, 2021
Alison Weir reviews Sarah Gristwood's new exploration of courtly love in the Tudor age: "The Tudors in Love: The Courtly Code Behind the Last Medieval Dynasty"
May 01, 2021
Katharine Parr, The Sixth Wife, by Alison Weir, reviewed by Linda Porter
October 27, 2016
To this day many believe that the Catholic Church refused to give people the Bible and religious instruction in English
October 15, 2013
Philippa Gregory and other writers claim the Cousins' War is an authentic term, but its origins are vague
October 08, 2013
A new exhibition at Tate Britain highlights the scale of destruction to artworks in the Tudor period - a staggering amount of books and music were also destroyed
October 01, 2013
Assigning powerful women masculine qualities to negate their femininity was commonplace in the Tudor period
February 06, 2013
To bury England’s last Plantagenet King, a man of considerable piety, as though he had been a Protestant would be an utterly offensive act
June 01, 2011
Posters of Katherine Howard are everywhere, advertising yet another Tudor novel
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