Meet the Author

Meet the authors behind the book in our first ever online author talk series. Includes a live Q&A and an opportunity to purchase the book, signed by the author.

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England’s mistress: Emma Hamilton
22 January | 14:00
Kate Williams discusses the tumultuous life of Emma Hamilton, and how her affair with Lord Nelson became one of the most epic love stories of all time.

Serving Winston: The life of Churchill’s cook with Annie Gray
5 March | 14:00
Annie Gray celebrates the life, times and food of Georgina Landemare, No.10’s society chef, and serves us a reminder that behind every great man lies a woman who can make a mean custard.

Dead famous: Greg Jenner
19 March | 14:00
Greg Jenner unravels how celebrity burst into life in the early 18th century, as he assembles a vibrant cast of over 125 actors, singers, dancers, sportspeople and more, to search for its historical roots.

Uncovering hidden stories: Women in archives
26 March | 14:00
Angelina Osborne gives a glimpse into the lives of women around the world, from their determination to receive a university education to to raising awareness of injustices in institutions.