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From the History of PEI to Infertility and Childlessness in Medieval Royal Couples, with Emma Trivett

Kate Buchanan is joined by Emma Trivett to discuss Emma’s journey to studying medieval history and infertility and childlessness in medieval Scottish royal couples.

Emma Trivett is completing her PhD at the University of Edinburgh. You can read her article ‘Fake News and Fertility Fears: Looking at Medieval Kings and Queens‘ on The Postgraduate Gender Research Network of Scotland. You can follow Emma on LinkedIn.


Scotichronicast is hosted by Kate Buchanan. She received her Ph.D. from the University of Stirling in 2014, with her primary research is on medieval Scottish castles and their landscapes. She co-edited and contributed to Medieval and Early Modern Representations of Authority in Scotland and the British Isles, which was published by Routledge in 2016. Kate is also an adjunct instructor for the history program at Southern New Hampshire University. Follow her on Twitter at @k8_buchanan.

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Top Image: Alexander III – Corpus Christi College Cambridge MS 171 fol. 206