Tag: Queenship in the Mediterranean

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…

Q&A with Elena Woodacre (part 2 of 2)

My recent interview with Michael Evans seems like a companion piece to this interview, originally posted in January, so I thought I’d repost it for those who missed it. Enjoy! I’m back today with Elena “Ellie” Woodacre, editor of the recently published collection Queenship…

Q&A with Elena Woodacre (part 2 of 2)

My recent interview with Michael Evans seems like a companion piece to this interview, originally posted in January, so I thought I’d repost it for those who missed it. Enjoy! I’m back today with Elena “Ellie” Woodacre, editor of the recently published collection Queenship…

Interview with Elena Woodacre, editor of Queenship in the Mediterranean (part 1 of 2)

It’s my great pleasure to introduce you to Elena “Ellie” Woodacre, most recently the editor of Queenship in the Mediterranean: Negotiating the Role of the Queen in the Medieval and Early Modern Eras (Palgrave MacMillan 2013). Elena is Lecturer in Early Modern European History…

Ring Out the Old, Ring In the New

I just wanted to take a moment to thank all of you for your companionship this past year. I enjoy sharing with you my fascination with the writing life and all things medieval. I thought it would be fun to share with you some…