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Clare Jackson: In Conversation

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The Stuarts: is it still possible to make a ‘British’ TV programme on the history of Scotland?”

Mark Lawson, The Guardian

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The Stuarts doesn’t give light, sideways glances. These are history lessons.”

Grace Dent, The Independent

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“For all the BBC’s great roster of factual specialists, from Sir David Attenborough to Brian Cox and, lately, the historian Clare Jackson, watching the oeuvre of this great American documentary maker does raise the question: “Where is our Ken Burns?”

Ian Burrell, The Independent

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TV & Radio

The Stuarts

Presented by Dr Clare Jackson of Cambridge University, this three-part series argues that the Stuarts, more than any other, were Britain’s defining royal family.