A big welcome to historian Amy Licence who is joining us today to kick off her book tour for her children’s book All About Henry VIII. It’s a wonderful book, as are the others in the series, and you can enter the giveaway to win a copy of this book by leaving a comment before midnight on 27th January 2017. Simply comment below this post saying which historical place linked to Henry VIII you’d like to visit and why. One comment will be picked at random and the winner contacted.[Read More...]
Ten of the Best Henry VIII Locations to Visit with Children in 2017 and a Book Giveaway!
Amy Licence talk on breast-feeding and wet nursing through history
Don’t worry if you missed Amy Licence talking about breast-feeding and wet nursing through history on Woman’s Hour on BBC Radio 4 today…[Read More...]
Amy Licence on breast-feeding and wet nursing through history
Historian Amy Licence will be on Woman’s Hour on BBC Radio 4 tomorrow morning talking about breastfeeding and wet nursing through history.[Read More...]
Envisioning the Tudor Woman – Call for submissions
Kyra, Claire, Tim and I are making a final call for submissions to our essay collection “Envisioning the Tudor Woman”. The deadline for entries is 30 June and we’ll be putting together our shortlist soon after, so there’s still time.[Read More...]