At Home with the Queen: Elizabeth Woodville – Guest Post by Susan Higginbotham

| October 18, 2013

At Home with the Queen: Elizabeth Woodville – Guest Post by Susan Higginbotham

Today I welcome author Susan Higginbotham to The Anne Boleyn Files. Susan has written a few historical novels (they’re brilliant!) but her latest book is non-fiction and it focuses on the Woodville family – The Woodvilles: The Wars of the Roses and England’s Most Infamous Family. Thank you, Susan, for this excellent article on Elizabeth […]

Jacquetta Woodville and Witchcraft by Susan Higginbotham

| July 5, 2013

Jacquetta Woodville and Witchcraft by Susan Higginbotham

The airing of the BBC adaptation of Philippa Gregory’s The White Queen has sparked off many discussions regarding the Woodville women and their use of witchcraft. There has been a lot of confusion about it, particularly as Gregory said in one interview that Elizabeth Woodville’s mother, Jacquetta Woodville, was tried and found guilty of witchcraft, […]