Why was Juana called "la Loca"? Part 2

Joanna of Castile

In this second part of our series, Juana has become her mother's unlikely heir. Just a few years after inheriting Castile, she is declared insane and imprisoned. But was she actually mad? And why didn't her son free her when he came to power?

Topics in this Podcast: Spanish history, Joanna of Castile, juana la loca, European history, sad royal childhoods, Mental illness, biographies, 16th century, 15th Century