"Le Temps Viendra - Je Anne Boleyn"

My name is Dr Owen Emmerson. I am a social and cultural historian currently working as Castle Historian and Assistant Curator at the stunning Hever Castle in Kent – Anne Boleyn’s childhood home. I completed my doctoral research at the University of Sussex. My first book, co-authored by the historian Claire Ridgway, is entitled ‘The Boleyns of Hever Castle’.


2015 – CHASE/ AHRC doctoral funding.

2014 – Beryl Williams History Prize for the best MA History dissertation.

2013 – Cate Haste MA scholarship.

2011 – Rose Prize for highest ranking History finalist.                    

2011 – John Lowerson Prize for best History dissertation

"Remember me when you do pray,
that hope doth lead from day to day." - Anne Boleyn