"Prince to Tyrant: What Changed Henry VIII?" A Presentation by Dr. Suzannah Lipscomb, Award-winning Historian, Author, and Broadcaster
- Thursday, October 03, 2013 5:45 PM - 8:00 PM
- Alkek Library Teaching Theatre
When Henry VIII ascended the English throne in 1509, he was universally regarded as good-looking, accomplished and kind. By the end of his reign, his subjects were justifiably and secretly (for it was treason to do so) calling him a tyrant. What happened? Why it did all go so terribly wrong? The answer lies in one terrible, tumultuous year of his life that transformed England's most infamous king - for the worse.
- Department of History
- Common Experience
- Faculty, General Interest, Staff, Undergraduate Students