Ep 116: Pontefract Castle with Neil Redfern

Ep 116: Pontefract Castle with Neil Redfern

One of the ways we fund the podcast is through affiliate links. If you purchase these items through our links, we make a commission. This, and all the posts here on our website, may contain such affiliate links.  Welcome to Episode #116 of That Shakespeare Life, the...
Ep 110: The Paston Letters with Rob Knee

Ep 110: The Paston Letters with Rob Knee

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Why does Shakespeare call Joan of Arc Joan La Pucelle?

Why does Shakespeare call Joan of Arc Joan La Pucelle?

Image: Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres painted ‘Joan of Arc on Coronation of Charles VII in the Cathedral of Reims' in 1854. The painting is in the Louvre Museum in Paris. Credit: Public domain In William Shakespeare's play, Henry VI Part 1, a major character is...