In Our Time - The Medici.
I discussed the Medici family on BBC Radio 4. Broadcast Boxing Day 2013: podcast now available.
After the success of last year's broadcast on The Borgias, I'm delighted to be back on BBC Radio 4's In Our Time programme to talk about the Medici family of Florence alongside Professors Evelyn Welch and Robert Black. Podcast now available.
From Wolf Hall to Medici Florence, I have several talks coming up in spring 2015.
In Our Time: The House of Borgia.
I discussed the Borgia Pope Alexander VI and his children on BBC Radio 4, 9am on Thursday 22 November. Click through for a link to the programme.
"A glittering debut.
Fletcher's book is at its best in her account of precisely what it meant to be an ambassador in those treacherous times." Miranda Seymour reviews Our Man in Rome
in The Sunday Times.
Hilary Mantel, author of Wolf Hall, on Our Man in Rome.
"An eye-opening book, an intricate and fascinating story of an elusive man with an impossible job. A brilliant and impressive feat of original research, and necessary reading for anyone fascinated by the story of Henry’s divorce..."