Suzannah Lipscomb

All the king’s fools

Many Tudor court fools had real learning difficulties. In advance of our Wellcome Trust funded performance project at Hampton Court Palace in October (6th-9th, do come!) with learning disabled actors, read my summary of my research in this month's History Today: http://www.historytoday.com/suzannah-lipscomb/all-king%E2%80%99s-fools