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Talks and Lectures

A wide range of podcasts from talks and lectures held at Historic Royal Palaces

Dec 14, 2017

Anna Whitelock, historian, broadcaster and reader in early modern history at Royal Holloway, University of London, explores how Elizabeth I confidently and cleverly used her gender to manipulate a court filled with men.

What of the female members of court? Explore how their friendship and loyalty came at a price in a court of gossip and rumours, and discover how a female queen in a man’s world changed the state of power play.

Recorded at Hampton Court Palace on 28 November 2017.