Hot Gossip

Recalling Hollywood’s best anecdotes and old grudges.

No Silver Bullet

The extraordinary life of Henry Christophe, King of Haiti from 1811 to 1820.

Dead Letters

Correspondence from the members of the doomed expedition to find the Northwest Passage.

Are you Experienced?

Not a queen or a saint, witch or idealised lady-love, the Wife of Bath is a much-married working woman and an enthusiastic traveller.

The Favourite

How did Italy became enslaved by ‘a corrupt gang of warmongers’?

Meet you There

Crossroads: meeting places or religious locations plagued by devils and demons?

Discovery Channels

Thousands of Indigenous Americans travelled to Europe – voluntarily or involuntarily – from as early as the 1490s.