History

Richard III: A Modern Medieval Monarch

Richard III will have more anniversaries than most medieval monarchs by 2015. His major dates, his birthday on October 2nd, his coronation on July 6th and his death on 22nd August are remembered each year, alon...

How to Murder the Boleyns

We are all guilty of dehumanising historical figures. Even if we strive to place them in the context of their times, it is difficult to view them now without applying modern values to them. We perpetuate tired ...