Open Workshop*: Women and Ego-Writing
This workshop will examine the complexities of women's diary writing from the eighteenth century. The workshop will be conducted by Cindy Aalders, Kathryn Gleadle, and Eve Worth; they will be presenting some of their recent research on diaries and leading the discussion.
Cindy Aalders, (History DPhil, Oxford): Faith, Family, and Memory in the diaries of Jane Attwater, 1766-1834.
Kathryn Gleadle, (History, Oxford): Subversion and Subjectivity in the Victorian Juvenile Archive: The diaries of Eva Knatchbull-Hugessen.
Eve Worth, (History DPhil, Oxford): Mass Observation: The People's War and the Public Diary
*Part of the Oxford International Festival of Women
Women in the Humanities
Audience: Open to all