Helen Castor in conversation with Jessie Childs
Helen Castor shows how this iconic queen was shaped by profound and enduring insecurity.
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Helen Castor is a historian of medieval England, and a Fellow of Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge. Her first book, Blood & Roses, was longlisted for the Samuel Johnson Prize in 2005 and won the English Association’s Beatrice White Prize in 2006. Her second, She Wolves, was made into a major BBC2 TV series.
Jessie Childs, currently writing on the English Civil Wars, is also one of Britain’s finest historians.