Research Interests

Tudor History - Elizabethan Studies - Queenship Studies -  Monarchical Representations - Anglo-French Relations - Diplomatic Studies

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Upcoming Projects


Academic Monograph:

Elizabeth I of England Through Valois Eyes: Power, Representation, and Diplomacy in the Reign of the Queen 1558-1588 (Palgrave Macmillan, November 2018)

Academic latest edited collection:

Remembering Queens and Kings in Early Modern France and England: Reputation, Reinterpretation, and Reincarnation (Palgrave Macmillan, 2019)

Academic latest journal article:

Catherine de Medici’s Grandmotherhood: The Building of Emotional and Political Intergenerational Relationships, Renaissance Studies Journal, October 2019.

Public Engagement:

17 April 2020: Tudors Dynasty Podcast (Elizabeth I) with Rebecca Larson

02 March 2020: ARTUK Six Wives or Six Victims? Henry VIII's Queens

18 December 2019: ARTUK Henrietta Maria of France, Charles I's Queen

15 November 2019: ARTUK The Tudor Dynasty and The Pursuit for an Heir

28 October 2019: Secrets d'Histoire, Mary I of England

17 September 2019: Elizabeth I and Europe for HistoryHit

5 September 2019: BBC History Magazine, Elizabeth I's Unlikely French Ally

Next academic research project:

Royal Favourites
Scandal and Political Allegiances at Early Modern Courts

In preparation.

Public History

Dr Paranque is currently working on a project for a trade book with her agent Rachel Conway from Georgina Capel Associates.
Announcement to be made soon.

© 2019 Dr Estelle Paranque