This notice has just come in to us from one of the Perceptions of Pregnancy speakers:
Interested in Perceptions of Pregnancy or Royal Births in the Sixteenth Century?
Historian and novelist Alison Weir is giving a public lecture at 6 pm in Martin Hall Theatre, Loughborough University on Tuesday 22 July.
The Prince Expected in Due Season: The Queen’s First Duty
Alison Weir is the top-selling female historian in the United Kingdom, and has sold over 2.3 million books worldwide. Her most recent book is a biography of Elizabeth of York, whose marriage to Henry VII united the houses of York and Lancaster. We are delighted to be welcoming her to Loughborough in July, when she will be giving a new talk especially for us. Entitled ‘“The Prince expected in due season”: The Queen’s First Duty’, Alison will explore the practices and politics of the Royal birthing chamber
Alison’s books will be on sale on the night and she will be happy to sign them.
Tickets are priced at £7.00 and are available here.