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Philippa Gregory in conversation with Stella Tillyard

Venue: Birkbeck Clore Management Centre, B01, Clore Lecture Theatre (DOORS OPEN 17:30)

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The acclaimed historian and author of The Other Boleyn Girl talks about her new book, historical fiction and why she is now, as honorary research fellow at Birkbeck's Department of History, Classics and Archaeology, writing a history of women in England. 

Philippa Gregory will be in conversation with Stella Tillyard, visiting professor at the department, and author of George IV: King in Waiting (Allen Lane/Penguin).

The Department of History, Classics and Archaeology at Birkbeck has a distinguished tradition as an international centre of excellence. We are the only university department in London to include archaeologists, classicists and historians investigating every period from prehistory to the early twenty-first century. Join us to discover the past and engage with the present across continents and cultures.

This event is part of Birkbeck's Discover the Past series. To see the full list of events, visit 

Photographs may be taken at this event for future use in printed and online publicity, and social media.

Booking is essential.

Doors open 17:30.


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