Tag: Inventing Eleanor

March is Women’s History Month!

Last night, sublime music, women’s voices soaring in a Medieval Women’s Choir concert at Trinity Church. I was transfixed, transported by the voices. During the instrumentals I closed my eyes and watched all my beloved characters dancing to the vielle and harp. Members of…

Interview: Michael Evans on the Mythic Eleanor of Aquitaine

Today I am delighted to welcome Michael Evans, whose book Inventing Eleanor: The Medieval and Post-Medieval Image of Eleanor of Aquitaine will be published by Bloomsbury Academic in late September. Michael has lectured in medieval history at several universities in Britain and the United…

Guest Posts on Word Wenches and Passages To the Past

I love hosting guests on A Writer’s Retreat, but this week the tables are turned and I’m the guest of two wonderful blogs, Passages To the Past and Word Wenches. Come have a look! http://bit.ly/1rDR2Io   Passages To the Past http://bitly.com/1kf8IrI  Word Wenches And coming…