The WHN Annual Conference

WHN Annual Conference

CFP: Homes, Food and Farms

Women’s History Network Annual Conference Homes, Food and Farms *NEW DATE 15-16 January 2021* Venue – Denman College, New Rd, Marcham, Abingdon OX13 6NW. In recent years Women’s History has made a significant contribution to debates and explorations of histories of homes, families and domestic life. Women’s multiple and varied roles in the production, preparation […]

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Women’s History Network Conference: Date Change and New Call for Papers

Women’s History Network Annual Conference Homes, Food and Farms *NEW DATE 15-16 January 2021* Venue – Denman College, New Rd, Marcham, Abingdon OX13 6NW   In recent years Women’s History has made a significant contribution to debates and explorations of histories of homes, families and domestic life. Women’s multiple and varied roles in the production, preparation and […]

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Disruptions and continuities in gender roles and authority, 1450-1750: an Interdisciplinary Conference

University of Portsmouth, 29-30 June 2020 Keynote speaker: Professor Ann Hughes, Keele University Numerous sixteenth and seventeenth-century treatises and conduct books promoted patriarchal ideals of female submissiveness and male domination.  But in recent years, scholars have begun to question whether the stereotypical image of early modern women as ‘chaste, silent, and obedient’ before the unquestioned […]

Women's History Journal

Women's History Journal

Women’s History Autumn 2019

Women's History Autumn 2019 Front Cover

Special Issue: Nursing The Autumn 2019 special nursing issue of Women’s History is available now for purchase. The digital version of this edition is available free to all members – see details below. Contents Frances Cadd on “‘The March of the Masked Nurses’: Remaking Nursing’s Tradition of Vocation through Public Protest in 1930s Britain”, 4 […]

Women's History Journal

Women’s History Summer 2019 – Special Issue: Gardening

Women's History, Issue 13, Summer 2019

Special Issue: Gardening The Summer 2019 special gardening issue of Women’s History is available now. The digital version of this edition is available free to all members – see details below. Contents Andrew Hann on ‘A tale of two advisors: Jemima, Marchioness Grey and the improvement of the gardens at Wrest Park in the mid-18th […]

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