Call for Papers

CFP: The ‘Madwoman’ and the Institution: Interrogating the Experience of Female Insanity in the Long Nineteenth Century – 1 April 2020

This conference aims to reconfigure our understanding of the ‘madwoman’ in England’s long nineteenth century, asking key questions about the diagnosis, treatment, care and representation of women perceived as ‘insane’. This period saw the institutionalization of large swathes of the population, including those considered…

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Wives, Widows and Carers

Call for Papers Wives, Widows and Carers Saturday 28 March at St Giles Hospice, Fisherwick Rd, Whittington, Lichfield WS14 9LH This conference is organised by The Women’s History Network: Midlands Region Women in all societies across all historical periods have been…

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Conferences

Women of the Far Right (November 9 2019)

Women’s History Network West Midlands Conference, ‘Women of the Far Right’, Saturday 9 November, 10.30am–4.00pm at the University of Worcester, St. John’s Campus. Book your place now via Aurélie Papin a.papin@worc.ac.uk Follow us @WHN_WM

Conferences

Women of the Far Right (November 9 2019)

Women’s History Network, Midlands Region can confirm papers by national and international speakers on: Women Blackshirts; Gabriela Balicka; We, the Mothers Mobilize for America; Women’s roles in the Greater British Movement/National Front’s Spearhead and Right Wing Women’s Mobilization in Colonial…

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