How to catch up on Anne Boleyn Day 2017

| May 21, 2017

How to catch up on Anne Boleyn Day 2017

Friday was a busy day for us here at the Anne Boleyn Files as it was our annual Anne Boleyn Day. I like to pay tribute to the life of Queen Anne Boleyn on the anniversary of her execution by bringing us all together with special events like videos, articles and giveaways. This year, I […]

Anne Boleyn Day 2017 – It’s already started!

| May 19, 2017

Anne Boleyn Day 2017 – It’s already started!

Anne Boleyn Day 2017 kicked off at 7am UK time with me going live on Facebook introducing the day and talking about Alexander Alesius’s nightmare or vision from that day in 1536. Although you may have missed it live, you can catch up with it, and the next chat I did on Anne’s execution, on […]

Anne Boleyn Day 2017 – Schedule of events

| May 18, 2017

Anne Boleyn Day 2017 – Schedule of events

It’s that time of year again! Doesn’t time fly? Here at the Anne Boleyn Files, we always pay tribute to Queen Anne Boleyn on the anniversary of her execution, 19th May 1536. While her execution is not something to be celebrated, I do like to commemorate her life by bringing together the Tudor history community, […]

$30 off The Life of Anne Boleyn online course until 21 May 2017

| May 17, 2017

To commemorate the anniversaries of the executions of Queen Anne Boleyn and the five men in May 1536, MedievalCourses.com is offering a $30 discount off my “The Life of Anne Boleyn” course, bringing the price down to just $45, until the end of Sunday 21 May 2017. Simply use coupon code ABDAY2017 at https://medievalcourses.com/overview/life-anne-boleyn-mc06/. The […]

2017 Historical Novel Society Australasia Conference – September 2017

| April 10, 2017

Thank you to author Wendy J. Dunn for letting me know about this event that will be of interest to our Australian followers. The 2017 Historical Novel Society Australasia Conference is taking place in Melbourne from 8-10 September. Here is information on it from the HNSA: “This celebration of the historical fiction genre will showcase […]

Grab a medieval mystery book for free!

| March 17, 2017

I know many of you enjoy medieval mysteries so I thought I’d let you know about this free book from author and historian Toni Mount. Toni is gearing up for the release of her third Sebastian Foxley medieval mystery novel on 22nd March and as part of the celebrations, her first Seb Foxley book The […]

International Women’s Day 2017 – #beboldforchange

| March 8, 2017

International Women’s Day 2017 – #beboldforchange

Today is International Women’s Day, a day that “celebrates the social, economic, cultural and political achievement of women”. This year’s campaign theme is “#BeBoldForChange”. The International Women’s Day website explains: “For International Women’s Day 2017, we’re asking you to #BeBoldForChange. Call on the masses or call on yourself to help forge a better working world […]

60 Second History – Henry VIII

| March 7, 2017

60 Second History – Henry VIII

My third “60 Second History” video is on King Henry VIII, the second monarch of the Tudor dynasty and the king people either seem to love or hate. As I’ve said before, the idea of this series is to give information about Tudor history in easy-to-digest 60-second chunks. My first two videos were on the […]