Lunchtime Lecture: Elizabeth I: In Bed with the Queen
Past event archive
10 October 2013, 13:15-14:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Queen Elizabeth I
by Unknown Netherlandish artist
Historian Anna Whitelock leads us into the riveting and revealing inside world of the Elizabethan Court, and to those women who guarded, administered and witnessed the face and body of the Queen behind the bedchamber door. Their stories offer an extraordinary insight into a world of subterfuge, plotting, politics and scandal.
Dr Anna Whitelock is an historian, author and broadcaster. She is Senior .Lecturer in Early Modern History and is Director of the Centre for Public History, Heritage and Engagement with the Past at Royal Holloway, University of London. Anna is a regular media commentator on the Tudors, the monarchy, royal bodies, gender and politics as well as on public history and heritage. Anna regularly appears on news, current affairs and events broadcasts on television and radio as a royal expert, historical consultant and commentator.
As part of Elizabeth I & Her People exhibition