Anna Whitelock

Anna is a Reader in Early Modern History at Royal Holloway, University of London, and a regular contributor  to television and radio programmes. Her lively, revisionist biography of England’s first Queen Regnant, Mary Tudor (Bloomsbury ), was a bestseller in paperback and received brilliant reviews. Her new book is Elizabeth’s Bedfellows: An Intimate History of the Queen’s Court, published in 2013 by Bloomsbury and Farrar, Straus US (2014). The BBC have optioned it for a 6-part drama series.