The abstracts following, by Cheryl Butler and Ali Flint, provide a ‘taste’ of the papers that will be presented at the conference. Cheryl Butler and Ali Flint’s generosity in providing the abstracts for the blog is greatly appreciated.
Invisible/Visible: women hiding in documents
The life of Mary Janverin,1539-1608, wife, mother, innkeeper ‘a woman of good & honest conversation’ but also witchfinder, scold, recusant, harbourer of thieves & pirates and ‘a common whore’.
Reconstructing forgotten lives from the surviving wills, court records, inventories and buildings of Tudor Southampton.
Dr Cheryl Butler BA …