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Leicester: The King in the Cathedral

Five hundred and thirty years after he was hurriedly buried in the Grey Friars Priory, Richard III was buried with full honor and dignity on March 26, 2015. 1,312 more words

Travel

Conisbrough Castle - it's Life and History

Growing up near Conisbrough Castle, South Yorkshire, we always thought it was just a bland old place – it was great for exploring and rolling down the hills, but being so far from London, the centre of power,  it didn’t seem to have much history. 1,526 more words

The Planatgenets

Why There's No Such Thing as an Historically-Accurate Movie, part 3

Ok, so I’ve explained why the concept of an historically accurate movie doesn’t work, here and here. But this would seem to contradict the purpose of this blog, which is to examine the historical accuracy of films. 990 more words

History

Game of Thrones and why I can't watch it

I have tried to be one of the popular kids. I have tried to get into game of thrones. I have tried and I have tragically failed. 384 more words

Media

At last, Richard gets a smidgeon of the Renaissance credit he's due....

English Costume from William I to George IV by Dion Clayton Calthrop, published 1937.

I have just received this book, and of course turned immediately to the reign of Richard III. 247 more words

Response to Kenneth Burke’s A Rhetoric of Motives

Emily Miller

ENG 599, Thesis

Dr. Walker

May 25, 2015

Response to Kenneth Burke’s A Rhetoric of Motives

Burke, Kenneth. A Rhetoric of Motives. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1969. 524 more words

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Response to Marjorie Garber’s Shakespeare and Modern Culture

Emily Miller

ENG 599, Thesis

Dr. Walker

May 12, 2015

Response to Marjorie Garber’s Shakespeare and Modern Culture

Garber, Marjorie. Shakespeare and Modern Culture. New York: Anchor Books, 2008. 910 more words

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