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Renaissance England was a bustling and exciting place...new religion! break with rome! wars with Scotland! And France! And Spain! The birth of the modern world! In this twice-monthly podcast I'll explore one aspect of life in 16th century England that will give you a deeper understanding of this most exciting time.

Renaissance English History Podcast: A Show About the Tudor‪s‬ Heather Teysko

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Renaissance England was a bustling and exciting place...new religion! break with rome! wars with Scotland! And France! And Spain! The birth of the modern world! In this twice-monthly podcast I'll explore one aspect of life in 16th century England that will give you a deeper understanding of this most exciting time.

    Episode 165: A Tudor Easter

    Episode 165: A Tudor Easter

    It's time to talk about Easter! How did the Tudors celebrate? What of their celebrations have stayed with us today? This is a short and sweet springtime episode.
     
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    • 18 min
    Supplemental: James Peacock on Anne Boleyn

    Supplemental: James Peacock on Anne Boleyn

    This is a chat from the 2019 Tudor Summit where James Peacock, of the Anne Boleyn Society, discusses Anne and her legacy. Read the transcript and learn more at englandcast.com/jamespeacock.
    TUDORCON2021 is happening - tickets at englandcast.com/tudorcon2021. See you there, I hope!
     
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    • 39 min
    Episode 164: The Strange and Sad Story of Agnes Bowker and her

    Episode 164: The Strange and Sad Story of Agnes Bowker and her

    Note: This show comes with a trigger warning for predatory behavior. In 1559 Agnes Bowker gave birth to a cat. That's where the investigation starts, and in this episode we look at this strange and sad story, and what it says about life in the margins of Elizabethan England, unwanted pregnancies,. Show notes with book resources will be up at englandcast.com/
     
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    • 25 min
    Supplemental: Tracy Borman on Private Lives

    Supplemental: Tracy Borman on Private Lives

    Going through and releasing all the piles of interviews I have taking up space on a dropbox folder - I'm going to let them take up space in your podcast feed now. Basically, because they're all awesome, and deserve wider listenership :) Here, historian Tracy Borman talks about the Private Lives of the Tudors (also the name of her book - convenient, that). Enjoy!
     
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    • 40 min
    Episode 163: Women Pirates

    Episode 163: Women Pirates

    In this episode we look at a few stories of Elizabethan women who sailed the seas for booty and adventure!
    Show notes at englandcast.com/womenpirates
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    http://www.intelligentspeechconference.com/shop/ Use code tudor to save 10%!
     
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    • 21 min
    Episode 162: Tudor Weddings ❤️

    Episode 162: Tudor Weddings ❤️

    It's that time of the year. Time to talk about love. And marriage. Let's talk about how the Tudors got married. Arranged marriages. Courting. Vows. Negotiations. And more.
    Happy V-Day - hope you're getting some lovely snuggle time with your favorite snuggle buddy this weekend.
     
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    • 27 min

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