About Me

Valerie Schutte earned her PhD in History from the University of Akron.

She is author or editor of five books on Queen Mary I, unexpected heirs, and queens in Shakespeare.

She has also published several journal articles and book chapters on Queen Mary I, royal Tudor women, history of the book, and book dedications.

Her research interests include Queen Mary I, Tudor queens, book dedications, Princess Elizabeth, books related to Tudor kings.