Edward I's Letters, BBC History Extra Podcast

Press/Media: Profile/Interview

Description

Extended interview with David Musgrove on the topic of my research into medieval letter-writing, and my recent book.

Period1 Feb 2021

Media contributions

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Media contributions

  • TitleKathleen Neal on Edward I's Letters
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletBBC History Extra
    Media typeWeb
    Duration/Length/Size46 mins
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    Date1/02/21
    DescriptionDr Kathleen Neal explains what we can learn about medieval king Edward I, the famously militaristic “Hammer of the Scots”, from the letters that he sent to his nobles and officers. What can these missives tell us about Edward as a man, and how his reign unfolded?
    Producer/AuthorDavid Musgrove
    URLhttps://www.historyextra.com/period/medieval/edward-i-letters-kathleen-neal-podcast/
    PersonsKathleen Neal

Keywords

  • Letter-writing
  • Medieval
  • Kingship
  • Governance
  • Rhetoric
  • Political culture