Royal Studies Podcast Publication Feature: Intercultural Explorations and the Court of Henry VIII

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This episode is an interview with Nadia van Pelt about her new book, Intercultural Explorations and the Court of Henry VIII which came out with OUP in December 2023. In this episode Dr Ellie Woodacre asks the author about the inspiration behind the book, the role of the fool at the Tudor court and about an exciting document that Nadia discovered which sheds new light on Henry's marriage to Anne of Cleves.

Period28 Jun 2024

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Media contributions

  • TitleThe Royal Studies Podcast
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletThe Royal Studies Podcast
    Media typeWeb
    Duration/Length/Size22:22 minutes
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    DescriptionThis podcast is connected to the Royal Studies Network and the Royal Studies Journal and covers topics related to monarchical history as well as featuring new research and publications in the field of royal studies. Join us for interviews, roundtable discussions and more covering all things royal studies and highlighting the latest and greatest in the field!
    Producer/AuthorRoyal Studies Network/Dr Elena Woodacre
    PersonsN.T. van Pelt


  • Henry VIII
  • Court culture
  • Intercultural
  • Manuscripts
  • Performance
  • Material culture