Globe and Mail Interview: When it comes to revealing books about the Royal Family, biographers have come up short on Queen Elizabeth

I discussed royal biographies and memoirs with Wendy Kaur in the Globe and Mail

For more about royal memoirs, see my recent article in Reader’s Digest Canada

New Book Chapter: Royal Tours of Canada in the Reign of Queen Elizabeth II

A Resilient Crown: Canada’s Monarchy at the Platinum Jubilee, edited by D. Michael Jackson and Christopher McCreery (Toronto: Dundurn Press, 2022) is now available for purchase. This book of essays about the Crown in Canada over the past seventy years includes a chapter that I wrote about Royal Tours of Canada in the Reign of Queen Elizabeth II.

Click here to purchase A Resilient Crown: Canada’s Monarchy at the Platinum Jubilee

New Canadian Encyclopedia Article: Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee, 2022

My new article in the Canadian Encyclopedia is about Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee in 2022 including the celebrations in the United Kingdom, Canada and other Commonwealth countries.

Click here to read Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee – 2022 in the Canadian Encyclopedia

Talking History Interview: Queen Elizabeth II: 70 Years on the Throne

I discussed Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee on Newstalk, Ireland – Talking History with Patrick Geoghegan on a panel with Professor Philip Murphy and Professor Irene Morra.

Click here to listen to “Queen Elizabeth II: 70 Years on the Throne” on Talking History

Times Radio Interview: Queen Elizabeth II and the Platinum Jubilee

I discussed the life and reign of Queen Elizabeth II and the Platinum Jubilee celebrations with Dickie Arbiter and Nick Serpell on Times Radio Drive, hosted by Rick Kelsey

Click here to listen to the Platinum Jubilee Panel on Times Radio (about an hour and fifteen minutes into the program)

Live Science Interview: Which British monarch has reigned the longest? (What about the shortest?)

I discussed the Queen with the longest reign in British history, Queen Elizabeth II and the Tudor Queen Lady Jane Grey, who reigned for only nine days with Joanna Thompson from BBC News.

Click here to read “Which British Monarch Has Reigned the Longest (What about the shortest?)” at (Live Science)

Time Magazine Interview: As Queen Elizabeth II Marks Her Platinum Jubilee, Who Is the Longest Reigning Monarch?

I discussed record breaking reigns around the world including King Louis XIV of France, King Rama IX of Thailand and Queen Elizabeth II with Olivia B. Waxman at Time Magazine

Click here to read “As Queen Elizabeth II Marks Her Platinum Jubilee, Who Is the Longest Reigning Monarch?” in Time Magazine