The Virgin Queen on the Silver Screen : Philip Brindle

Elizabeth I is the monarch most frequently ever portrayed on
celluloid. This course will examine how faithfully she has been
portrayed by Hollywood and Pinewood, and how her screen
image has, in all its incarnations, presented the prejudices of the
film makers together with the apprehensions of their audiences.

Tutor: Philip Brindle

"Dr Philip Brindle (B.A. Ph.D. PGCE, FIFL) has taught for 40 years in universities, both in Britain and America, schools, sixth form and further education colleges, and in adult education. He has a doctorate in the history of 17th century Northamptonshire and has spent much of his time teaching history or law to students aged from 16 to 86. Latterly he has worked training tutors and teaching prospective adult teachers for the WEA and Luton Adult Community Learning, plus a range of history courses for the REC. "