The Battle of Lepanto, 1571

The Battle of Lepanto, 1571

Access over 150 additional episodes in our back catalog on Patreon! Join today at http://www.patreon.com/thatshakespearelife In 1571, William Shakespeare was only 7 years old, but the naval battle that occurred that year was pivotal for England, and indeed the...
Scottish News in England with Amy Blakeway

Scottish News in England with Amy Blakeway

Access over 150 additional episodes in our back catalog on Patreon! Join today at http://www.patreon.com/thatshakespearelife  Scottish news was in high demand in England for Shakespeare’s lifetime. From 1580 onwards, the same years Shakespeare was writing...
Marian Civil War, Scotland, and England

Marian Civil War, Scotland, and England

Access over 150 additional episodes in our back catalog on Patreon! Join today at http://www.patreon.com/thatshakespearelife William Shakespeare was just two years old when Mary Queen of Scots was removed from power in 1567. The Queen was put under confinement in...