My book Music in Elizabethan Court Politics has just been published!
In the book I investigate the political roles of music (particularly secular music-making) within the court of Queen Elizabeth I. 551 more words
Avast, me hearties! Jack is back and with royalty too. Aye, he’s interviewing Katherine’s good friends, romance authors Cary Morgan Frates and Deborah O’Neill Cordes (writing as Morgan O’Neill) who have graciously decided to defer their part of this interview to Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth I, who plays a pivotal role in their story… 1,531 more words
I am no expert, but I’m sure Mary Queen of Scots wrote her last letter well before the invention of the post box; before the invention of the stamp in fact! 66 more words