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CHSS English’s Professor Patricia Matthew has a new article on Slate about Netflix’s “Queen Charlotte: A Bridgerton Story”

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Photo Credit: Liam Daniel/Netflix "Queen Charlotte: A Bridgerton Story"

The English Department’s Patricia Matthew has a new article on Slate.com about a prequel series to the popular Netflix series “Bridgerton.” In it, she discusses how “Queen Charlotte: A Bridgerton Story” intersects with and departs from history.


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