Steven Gunn is a Fellow and Tutor in History at Merton College, Oxford. His research interests are in the political, social, cultural and military history of England and its continental neighbours from the mid-fifteenth to the later sixteenth century. He has written books on Charles Brandon, Duke of Suffolk, c1484-1545 (1988), Early Tudor Government, 1485-1558 (1995), and War, State and Society in England and the Netherlands, 1477-1559 (2007), and edited Cardinal Wolsey: Church, State and Art (1991), Authority and Consent in Tudor England (2002), The Court as a Stage: England and the Low Countries, 1270-1580 (2005) and Arthur Tudor, Prince of Wales: Life, Death and Commemoration (2009). He is completing a study of the councillors and courtiers of Henry VII.
Tomasz Gromelski is Research Fellow in the Humanities at Wolfson College, Oxford, and a researcher at the Faculty of History, Cambridge. His research and teaching focus on the social and cultural history of Tudor England, late medieval and early modern European political thought and political culture, and the European nobility and gentry. He currently works on two projects looking into various aspects of everyday life and material culture in fifteenth- and sixteenth-century Britain, and is completing a study of political thought and political practices in Poland-Lithuania.