A Florentine and a Medici, her blood is impregnated with tyranny
An illustrated talk by David Hartley
20th April 2023 at 19:15 at Rubislaw Church Centre, 1 Beaconsfield Place, Aberdeen AB15 4AB
David Hartley tudied modern languages in London, before arriving in Aberdeen in 1973. Taught for thirty years in the Department of French at the University. Specialisms were 16th and 17th-century literature, and language teaching. Books and articles on French Renaissance poets and their relations with the historical figures of the time, including Mary Queen of Scots.