Dr Suzannah Lipscomb is a historian, author, broadcaster and award-winning academic. .. Suzannah's particular specialism is the sixteenth century. She is the author of 1536: The Year that Changed Henry VIII (Lion Hudson, 2009) and A Visitor's Companion to Tudor England (Ebury, 2012). Suzannah is also the co-author of Henry VIII: 500 Facts (HRP, 2009), and co-editor of Henry VIII and the Court: Art, Politics and Performance (Ashgate, 2013).
Categories used most frequently by the blogger:
23 September 2017
On 17 July 1585, the people of Ashbourne in Derbyshire were granted a charter by Queen Elizabeth I for the founding of a Free Grammar School. The Queen, via Sir Francis Walsingham,...
30 August 2017
I'm delighted to announce some big and exciting news. As from 1 September 2017, I will join the University of Roehampton as a Reader in Early Modern History.
19 August 2017
On Thursday 26th August at 7pm I will be giving the Key Note Address on the Senate House Library’s four key themes for their latest exhibition entitled Reformation – Shattered...
21 June 2017
I was kindly invited to give the keynote lecture at the University of Reading’s recent Public History day and, afterwards, I discussed authenticity, heritage, and the potential...