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

The World Public Radio Interview: Platinum Jubilee marks Elizabeth II’s 70-year reign as queen of 15 countries

I discussed the Queen’s record breaking reign and her role as Head of the Commonwealth with Marco Werman at The World.

Click here to listen to “Platinum Jubilee marks Elizabeth II’s 70-year reign as queen of 15 countries” at The World

CBC News Interview: Whistlestop royal visit touched on serious subjects but had lighter moments, too

I discussed the recent tour of Canada by Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall with Janet Davison at CBC News.

Click here to read “Whistlestop royal visit touched on serious subjects but had lighter moments, too” in the CBC News Royal Fascinator Newsletter

2022-2023 Teaching Schedule

2022-2023 (in person and online courses)

Fall 2022

Tuesdays (in class) Women in Power (University of Toronto School of Continuing Studies)

Wednesdays (online) Marie Antoinette and the French Revolution (University of Toronto School of Continuing Studies)

Fridays (online) Modern Monarchies: Connections and Continuity (Glendon College, Living and Learning in Retirement)

Winter 2023

Tuesdays (in class) Magna Carta and the Making of the Modern World (University of Toronto School of Continuing Studies)

Thursdays (online) Imperial Spain (University of Toronto School of Continuing Studies)