Spending most of her life in Tennessee and Georgia, Deb is an avid traveler with a keen sense of adventure visiting more than eighty countries. Deb’s fascination with the history of Tudor England began at an early age going back to her university years when she graduated with a B.A. in History. She has bad a very successful business career and is only now able to return to her passion for the past due to a stage 4 cancer diagnosis in 2018.
Her All Things Tudor podcast blows the dust off the history books and brings the world of the Tudors back to life. Deb Hunter is a Pulitzer nominated, USA Today bestselling author, historian, and podcaster. She was elected an Associate Fellow of the U.K.’s Royal Historical Society in 2022. She actively promotes the craft of historical writing through affiliations with many professional groups including the American Historical Association, the Organization of American Historians, the Dangerous Women Project for the University of Edinburgh, Scotland, and Royal Oak Foundation, the US affiliate of the UK’s National Trust.
Most recently, the All Things Tudor podcast hosted several historians behind the PBS series The Boleyn’s: A Scandalous Family. Recently the podcast is trending at #1 on Spotify in the Tudor History category, and has been downloaded in 70+ countries since its launch in January 2022. Her Facebook group of the same name is the largest Tudor history site on the platform with 36,000+ members.
In addition, Deb is currently partnering with The Met, to serve as a media partner for their exhibition, The Tudors: Art and Majesty in Renaissance England which launched in October 2022. As much as her disability allows, she has upcoming virtual projects scheduled with History Hit, Chalke Valley History Festival-the U.K.’s largest history event, and she will be working with the Tennessee Performing Arts Center in Nashville on their upcoming production of Six, a British musical comedy that is a modern retelling of the lives of the six wives of Henry VIII presented as a pop concert and BABC Atlanta.
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