Richard III, King of England from 1483 to 1485, last King Plantagenêt, portrayed by Shakespeare as a tyrannical king, deformed, killer of children, will be the subject of the next Café History. Come and discover who Richard III was really, what was the cultural and political situation of England at the end of the Middle Ages after the Hundred Years War and the War of the Roses with Aude MAIREY, specialist in the political and cultural history of England at the end of the Middle Ages.
Café Histoire: Richard III or the fate of a monster
Tuesday, May 28, 2013 from 8:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Bistrot Saint-Antoine, 58 rue du Faubourg-Saint-Antoine 75012 Paris.
- Metro: Stations Bastille (lines 1, 5, 8) and Ledru-Rollin (line 8)
- Bus: Lines 76 and 86, stop "La boule blanche"
Richard III, by Aude Mairey. Editions Ellipses, November 2011.