The Henry VIII talks
By Historic Royal Palaces
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Notorious monarch Henry VIII left an indelible mark on history, but who was the man behind the majesty and why are we still talking about him 500 years later? In association with History Today. The talks take place from 30 May – 15 October 2009 at Hampton Court Palace.
||CleanPhilippa Gregory||Philippa Gregory is a historian and author of several international bestsellers about the Tudor period including The Other Boleyn Girl and a new series about the Plantagenets that begins with The White Queen.||8/5/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMargaret George||Margaret George is the internationally bestselling author of the biographical novels The Autobiography of Henry VIII and Mary Queen of Scotland and the Isles, with a forthcoming work on Elizabeth I.||8/5/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDerek Wilson||Derek Wilson, one of our leading Tudor historians, has written numerous books on the period over the last 40 years.||8/5/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSuzannah Lipscomb||Suzannah Lipscomb is Research Curator at Hampton Court Palace and author of 1536: The Year that Changed Henry VIII (2009).||8/5/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEric Ives||Eric Ives was educated in London and Yale, and holds university posts at Liverpool and Birmingham where in 1984 he was elected to Chair in English History, then successively to Dean of Arts, Pro-Vice-Chancellor and Head of Modern History. He was awarded an OBE in 2000 for services to History and the University of Birmingham.||8/5/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJohn Guy||ohn Guy’s books include ‘My Heart is My Own’: the Life of Mary Queen of Scots, which won the Whitbread Biography Award. He is a Fellow at Clare College, Cambridge, and reviews regularly for The Sunday Times.||8/5/2011||Free||View in iTunes|