Prof Ryan Lavelle, FRHistS

Prof Ryan Lavelle, FRHistS

FRHistS is Reader in Medieval History at Winchester University

Dr Ryan Lavelle, FRHistS is Reader in Early Medieval History at Winchester University. Author of a range of publications on the lands and politics of the Anglo-Saxon kingdoms, he was historical adviser on the BBC TV adaptation of Bernard Cornwell’s The Last Kingdom, whilst his own book Alfred’s Wars (2010) was awarded the prestigious Verbruggen prize by the Society for Medieval Military History in 2012, and his most recent credits include contributing to and editing the important collection of essays Danes in Wessex (2016).

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