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On the Trail of the Yorks: Kristie Dean's exciting new book.

14 March 2016

I'm delighted to  welcome the fabulous Kristie Dean, author of "The World of Richard III," whose new book "On the Trail of the Yorks" has just been released by Amberley...

Call for Submissions: Envisioning the Tudor Woman: Historical and Modern Representations of Women 1485-1600

20 May 2015

Submissions for Envisioning the Tudor Woman: Historical and Modern Representations of Women 1485-1600 We invite proposals for papers to be included in a multidisciplinary edited...

Virginia Woolf’s "The Voyage Out" turns 100: The Difficult Birth of a Debut Novel.

16 March 2015

  The end of March 2015 marked the centenary of Virginia Woolf’s debut as a novelist. Although she had already published a number of reviews and filled notebooks and diaries...

An extract from Kristie Dean’s new book “The World of Richard III,” published by Amberley.

11 February 2015

“My favourite part of researching this section was actually walking the coronation route. Somehow while tracing Richard’s steps, I stopped seeing the modern city and found myself...