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‘(Truth is ) the Daughter of Time’: Josephine Tey and the ‘reputation’ of King Richard III

The topicality of writing about Richard III in the week leading up to the celebrations surrounding his reburial seems rather obvious- and possibly a bit of overkill, really- but nevertheless, in the hype surrounding the details of the events planned for Leicester between 22- 27 March 2015, and the excitement about Richard III’s updated image,…

Wolf Hall: intelligent, subtle, artistic – but meticulous costumes have stolen the show

Republished from The Conversation, 25 February, 2015: Wolf Hall: intelligent, subtle, artistic – but meticulous costumes have stolen the show By Gabriele Neher, University of Nottingham We’ve seen the hotly anticipated release of Hilary Mantel’s books, and the stunning success of their adaptations for the stage. Now the TV adaptation, starring Mark Rylance and Damien…