MCS Arts festival: Charles Spencer in conversation with Dinah Rose KC


Magdalen College School

Event type

Alumni, College, Public


4 July 2023



Historian, author, journalist and broadcaster Charles Spencer (1983), Earl Spencer, will be joined in conversation by President of Magdalen College Dinah Rose KC at the Oxford Festival of the Arts at Magdalen College School.

Charles Spencer is the author of Blenheim, Battle for Europe, which was shortlisted for Historical Book of the Year at the 2005 National Book Awards; Killers of the King – which was the second highest selling History book in the UK in 2014; and The White Ship, a No. 1 bestseller on Amazon.

He has been a broadcaster for NBC News and NBC Super Channel, where he wrote and presented a documentary series, Great Houses of the World. He has been a reporter for Granada Television and a presenter for the History Channel. He has written for The Guardian, the Financial Times, The Daily Telegraph, Vanity Fair, and many others.

This promises to be a fascinating evening of discussion, and there will be an opportunity to ask questions.

This event is organised in partnership with Magdalen College School and the Oxford Festival of the Arts.