The Hidden Truths about Henry VIII's wives

Danielle Handley


Region:
Anywhere
Notice Period:
Emergency (maybe less than one week's notice)
Type:
Professional - willing to speak to any group
Fee:
Paid: from £100, depending on travel and notice period.
Category:
History
Updated:
16th August 2020
Tagged:
Tudors | Tudor History | History | Unusual

We all think we know the story of Henry VIII's wives: Divorced; Beheaded; Died. Divorced; Beheaded; Survived.

But do we?

In this talk we will discuss each wife in turn and reveal surprises, unknown stories and hidden truths around these six remarkable women and their roles in shaping the Tudor dynasty.

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About Danielle Handley

Looking for an experienced and engaging speaker for your conference, event or workshop? You've come to the right place.

Hi! I'm Danielle, and I am a Public Historian.

Whether you are looking for a formal or informal talk, to an audience of academics, professionals, hobbyists or the casually interested, I would be delighted to share my knowledge and expertise with you.

​I have had the privilege to give talks and tours for The National Trust, Group for Education in Museums (GEM) and Historic Royal Palaces. I LOVE the past. Discovering it, reading about it, understanding it, but most of all I love to share it with others.

This passion has fuelled me to achieve a First Class BA with Honours in History, and a Distinction level Masters in Public History, both from Royal Holloway, University of London. During that time, I developed a speciality in history education, with particular focuses on the links between the heritage industry, historians and schools, and working to improve the way women and other marginalised histories are included in the curriculum.

To find out more about me, please go to: www.daniellehandley.com


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