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Tudors Dynasty Podcast

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Telling the stories of those who lived centuries before us, I’ll bring you the tales of 16th century England.

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Telling the stories of those who lived centuries before us, I’ll bring you the tales of 16th century England.

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I love this podcast. It is very informative and introduces me to new authors.

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Very interesting to listen to!

iTunes Ratings

105 Ratings
Average Ratings
91
4
4
3
3

Great Podcast and Host

By raganliz - Jan 24 2020
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I love this podcast. It is very informative and introduces me to new authors.

Love it

By Nyelr - Oct 13 2019
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Very interesting to listen to!
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Tudors Dynasty Podcast

Latest release on Feb 02, 2020

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Rank #1: The Tower of London with Tara Ball

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I must begin with two apologies. The first being that I may sound a bit different this week as I've been battling a cold. Secondly, there was a technical difficulty in my attempt to record this interview with Tara Ball, Warden at the Tower of London. Since I was unable to record an actual interview as I usually do, Tara was kind enough to take the questions I had prepared and record her answers for me. Regardless of the setback, I believe you will truly enjoy this episode as you do all the others. Tara does a marvelous job conveying the history of the Tower.

To become a patron: Patreon.com/TudorsDynasty click "Become a Patron"

Written by: Rebecca Larson

Voiced by: Rebecca Larson & Tara Ball

Produced by: Rebecca Larson

Imaging by: Troy Larson

Music Credits: 

Music from https://filmmusic.io

"Folk Round" by Kevin MacLeod (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) 

Nov 24 2019

44mins

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Rank #2: The Sisters Boleyn with Christine Morgan

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With this podcast I share a variety of stories from the most well-known dynasty of them all; The Tudors. From simple stories about the people of the time to the drama that was the reign of Henry VIII and of course, religion and politics.

This episode of the podcast is brought to you in part by The Falcon Nest - Handmade, history-themed jewelry. The Falcon Nest specializes in gorgeous replicas of the famous Anne Boleyn “B” necklace.  See more at - the-falcon-nest.com  - and be sure to use promo code TUDORSDYNASTY to receive 15% off!

So, May 19th is the 483rd anniversary of the execution of Anne Boleyn - I hate to call it an anniversary because that would indicate a celebration, and it was no real celebration for Anne. Except, without her execution I don't believe she would be as popular as she is today. Anne’s sister Mary has been mostly lost to history but part of her still carries on today - we’ll cover that more in a little bit.

On today’s show we have special guest, Christine Morgan - Christine is a historian and web series creator from Charlotte, NC and hold an MA in European History and has been invited to present her research internationally at history conference in the US and in the UK.

Her research covers the history of royal families, royal mistresses, religion, theatre, and propaganda. Christine’s web series called “Untitled History Project” which she writes, researches and hosts, has garnered support in her community and has been used as teaching material in high schools and universities in the US.

You can find Christine here:

Untitled History Project - Facebook

Untitled History Project - YouTube

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You can also find the Anne of Cleves book I mention in the episode here:

Amazon - US

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Written by: Rebecca Larson

Voiced by: Rebecca Larson & Christine Morgan

Produced by: Rebecca Larson

Imaging by: Troy Larson

Music Credits: 

Suonatore di Liuto Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 Licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ 

May 18 2019

42mins

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Rank #3: Tudor Life - Part One

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Jun 15, 2018 at 8:25pm
I often hear that my followers want to learn more about everyday life in Tudor England. In this series I'll try to cover a wide variety of topics that I hope pique your interest.

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Written by: Rebecca Larson

Voiced by: Rebecca Larson

Produced by: Rebecca Larson

Music Credits: 

Suonatore di Liuto Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 Licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ 

Apr 07 2019

27mins

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Rank #4: The Life of Lady Jane Grey (Part One)

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Feb 16, 2018 at 7:22pm
The Life of Lady Jane Grey (Part One)
There were many reasons why I wanted to do a series on Lady Jane Grey. 

1. February is the month she was executed

2. I have read 'Crown of Blood' by Nicola Tallis

3. I just finished 'Three Sisters Who Would Be Queen' by Leanda De Lisle

4. BBC recently had a series on her as well, so Jane is hot-topic this month.

The life of Lady Jane Grey has been told many times. Most of the stories mention an abusive home where Jane felt trapped. But they do not often make you feel like you are getting a glimpse at the real Jane. 

My series on Jane will hopefully open your eyes to interesting bits you did not know.

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Written by: Rebecca Larson

Voiced by: Rebecca Larson

Produced by: Rebecca Larson

Music Credits: 

Suonatore di Liuto Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 Licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

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Sources/References:

 De Lisle, Leanda. 'Three Sisters Who Would Be Queen'. 

Ives, Eric. 'Lady Jane Grey: A Tudor Mystery'.

Tallis, Nicole. 'Crown of Blood'.

Mar 24 2019

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Rank #5: Elizabeth, Queen of England - Part One

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Welcome to the Tudors Dynasty podcast, I am your host, Rebecca Larson, owner of TudorsDynasty.com and welcome to Queen Elizabeth Month on the show!

Elizabeth Tudor has always been on the back-burner for me. While I love the fact that she is the daughter of King Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn I’ve never been as interested in her reign as I have been for her father’s.

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Written by: Rebecca Larson

Voiced by: Rebecca Larson

Produced by: Rebecca Larson

Music Credits: 

Suonatore di Liuto Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 Licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ 

Feb 26 2019

20mins

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Rank #6: Sari Graham on Anne Boleyn

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Mar 23 at 3:34pm

On this episode I have with me my good friend, Sari Graham to talk about her love for the person with the most recognizable name in world history, Anne Boleyn; Daughter. Sister. Lady-in-Waiting. Marquess. Queen. Mother. Heretic. Whore. Witch. Traitor. Victim. Probably one of the most recognizable names in English history, her life’s story has been immortalized in numerous books, film and television series in the 483 years since her untimely death. The world still feels the ripples of the waves Anne Boleyn made during her lifetime, including the highly successful reign of her only child, Queen Elizabeth I.    

This podcast would not be possible without the generous support of my patrons:

Diana O, Bobb W, Racheal C, Michele T, Lacy W, Dianne B, Kathie K, Katie F, Stacie C, Joy B, James V, Anne L, Mary J, Azaria J, Lara L, Rebecca H, Lisa N, Nora C, Sallyann F, Jennifer V, Angela G, Sarah C, Doris C, Wendy A, Cynthia Y, Anna K, Nicole T, Heidi H, Mary T, Cheryl T, Adrian S, Carey H, Sari G, Heather T, Tanya R, Donna K, Katherine R, Courtney D, Sue K, Shelbie H, Jenn, Melissa S and Megan B.

A special warm welcome to my newest patron Debbie V - thank you for your support, Debbie! -Rebecca

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A special thanks to The Falcon Nest jewelry. Handmade, history-themed jewelry. See more!  Receive 15% off with promo code: TUDORSDYNASTY

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Written by: Rebecca Larson

Voiced by: Rebecca Larson & Sari Graham

Produced by: Rebecca Larson

Imaging by: Troy Larson

Music Credits: 

Suonatore di Liuto Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 Licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ 

Apr 13 2019

27mins

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Rank #7: The Relationship Between Mary and Elizabeth Tudor

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Script Written By: Rebecca Larson

Voiced and Recorded By: Rebecca Larson

Feb 18 2019

15mins

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Rank #8: Plantagenets & the Wars of the Roses

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Sep 8, 2018 at 4:57pm

This podcast is a bit unconventional for me. I've decided that talking about the Tudors, or any royal history, for that matter is more fun when you have someone to do it with. Sari Graham and I have become friends through social media and we share an interest in all things Tudor. I am honored to have her as a guest on the show today so she can teach me, and maybe you as well, a bit about the Wars of the Roses.

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Written by: Rebecca Larson

Voiced by: Rebecca Larson

Produced by: Rebecca Larson

Music Credits: 

Suonatore di Liuto Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 Licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ 

Apr 09 2019

44mins

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Rank #9: Katherine of Aragon - Did They or Didn't They?

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July 16, 2017 recorded and published.

Feb 18 2019

27mins

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Rank #10: Anne Boleyn: Birth to Marriage

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Music Credits: Lord of the Land Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com )Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 Licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/  

Feb 14 2019

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Rank #11: Elizabeth of York with Samantha Wilcoxson

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Apr 6 at 4:05pm

A warm welcome to my newest patron, Lizzy! Thank you for your generosity.

Elizabeth of York, was a woman of Kings. Her father, her brother, her uncle, her husband and then her grandchildren. In this episode of the podcast i change things up a bit.

The format of this episode is much different but is actually a combination of the two types of episodes you'll find on this channel. 

Thank you to Lindsey Wolf for allowing me to use part of her guest article as script for this show. Find more by Lindsey at History for Peasants.

You can find more information about today's guest on her Facebook page, her blog and Twitter.

Books written by Samantha Wilcoxson can be purchased here:

Amazon - US

Amazon - UK

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A special thanks to The Falcon Nest jewelry. Handmade, history-themed jewelry. See more!  Receive 15% off with promo code: TUDORSDYNASTY

Apr 14 2019

20mins

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Rank #13: Interview with Historian Dan Jones

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 *Note: This episode may include curse words or statements that may offend you, but let's be honest, that's what makes this one the most fun!

This episode is my final episode before I take a brief break from recording - don’t worry, I’ll be back in September. When I made the announcement that I would be switching to seasons in order to be able to spend more time with my family I  figured I needed my final episode to be a big one - one to hold you over for two months. I am pleased to announce that (in my opinion) I was able to do that by booking Dan Jones as a guest.

Dan Jones is a historian and author who many of you may recognize without needing an introduction. For those who are not as familiar with Dan you may recognize him as the host of Secrets of Great British Castles on Netflix, or Britain’s Bloodiest Dynasty as well as a plethora of Tudor themed programs. Dan has eight books under his belt with his most recent one, Crusaders due out in the US his Fall.

In this episode we really cover a WIDE variety of topics and I hope you enjoy it as much as I enjoyed recording it.

Jun 24 2019

47mins

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Rank #14: A Brief History: Thomas Seymour

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Music Credits:Village Consort Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 Licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ 

Feb 07 2019

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Rank #15: A Tale of Two Sisters and Execution of a Noble

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Voiced and Produced by Rebecca Larson

Music Credits: Lord of the Land Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com )Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 Licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/  

Feb 14 2019

9mins

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Rank #16: This Mistresses of Henry VIII

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Music:  Suonatore di Liuto Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License

Feb 19 2019

19mins

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Rank #17: Margaret Pole, Countess of Salisbury

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Jan 26 at 4:20pm

In this episode I look at the long and tragic life of Margaret Plantagenet, daughter of the Duke and Duchess of Clarence and mother of Reginald Pole.

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Written by: Rebecca Larson

Voiced by: Rebecca Larson

Produced by: Rebecca Larson

Imaging by: Troy Larson

Music Credits: 

Suonatore di Liuto Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 Licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ 

Apr 12 2019

25mins

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Rank #18: A Brief History: Jane Boleyn with Adrienne Dillard

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This is a supplemental episode of the Tudors Dynasty Podcast and is guest hosted by author Adrienne Dillard.

Adrienne has written two books, the first was Cor Rotto - a novel of Catherine Carey and the second was The Raven's Widow - a novel of Jane Boleyn. Adrienne's research has placed her at the top of people who know the most about Catherine Carey and that is why I asked her to be a guest host today.

About Adrienne:

Adrienne Dillard, is a graduate with a Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies with emphasis in History from Montana State University-Northern. She has been an eager student of history for most of her life and has completed in-depth research on the American Revolutionary War time period in American History and the history and sinking of the Titanic. Her senior university capstone paper was on the discrepancies in passenger lists on the ill-fated liner and Adrienne was able to work with Encyclopedia Titanica for much of her research on that subject. Her previous works include best-selling novel,"Cor Rotto: A Novel of Catherine Carey" and "Catherine Carey in a Nutshell" for MadeGlobal's History in a Nutshell series. Her most recent novel, The Raven's Widow: A Novel of Jane Boleyn was released in February 2017. When she isn't writing, Adrienne works as an administrative assistant in the financial services industry and enjoys spending time with her husband, Kyle, and son, Logan, at their home in the Pacific Northwest. 

Find Adrienne here:  www.adrienne-dillard.com and her facebook is www.facebook.com/corrottobook

Amazon US page for Adrienne's books

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To become a patron: Patreon.com/TudorsDynasty click "Become a Patron"

Written by: Rebecca Larson

Voiced by: Rebecca Larson & Adrienne Dillard

Produced by: Rebecca Larson

Imaging by: Troy Larson

Music Credits: 

Music from https://filmmusic.io

"Folk Round" by Kevin MacLeod (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

Nov 03 2019

12mins

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Rank #19: Anne of Cleves - Part One

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Produced by: Rebecca Larson

Music Credits:  Suonatore di Liuto Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 Licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ 

Feb 22 2019

17mins

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Rank #20: Most Fearless Women in Tudor England

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May 5, 2018 at 8:15pm
Episode: Most Fearless Women in Tudor England
I recently finished reading a couple of books about Mary Tudor, sister of King Henry VIII and Queen of France; it got me thinking about how fearless some of these women in the Tudor period really were. By today’s standards they would not be considered as brave (depending on what part of the world you live in of course), but in 16th century England the things these women did may have been considered reckless and disobedient by their male counterparts.

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Written by: Rebecca Larson

Voiced by: Rebecca Larson

Produced by: Rebecca Larson

Music Credits: 

Suonatore di Liuto Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 Licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ 

Mar 24 2019

19mins

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