Trailblazers: Æthelflæd, Lady of the Mercians

In Women’s History Month 2020 I started a mini-Trailblazers series where we looked at Empress Theodora, Marie Curie, Christine de Pizan and Ida B Wells, and this year I’ll be continuing this series exploring more kick-ass women! So, to get things started, we’re going to find out about Æthelflæd. She was daughter of Alfred the … Continue reading Trailblazers: Æthelflæd, Lady of the Mercians

Snapshot of History: Michelangelo & the Sistine Chapel

In my latest Snapshot of History video we'll be exploring Michelangelo & the Sistine Chapel! Check it out now below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0afGukEbbio If videos aren’t accessible to you, or they’re just not your thing, you can read the full script below. VIDEO SCRIPT Hello and welcome to today's Snapshot of History! Today we're exploring legendary renaissance … Continue reading Snapshot of History: Michelangelo & the Sistine Chapel