Women’s History in Britain and Ireland: Recent Developments and Future Trajectories

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This workshop will provide an opportunity for historians to think collectively about recent developments and future trajectories in women’s history in Britain and Ireland. The workshop will be organised around a series of panels consisting of early, mid-career and established scholars from Britain, Ireland and the USA who will speak about developments in the medieval, early modern and modern periods. There will also be panel on sex equality in the academy which will reflect on challenging the persistence of barriers to equality in history faculties.

The workshop will conclude with a public lecture by Prof. Susan Grayzel (Utah State University) one of the world’s leading scholars of British women’s history. Panellists include:

Anna Bull

Lindsey Earner-Byrne

Amy Louise Erickson

Christienna Fryar

Laura Gowing

Charmian Mansell

Rachel Moss

For more information and to register, please follow the link.


Humanities & Identities

Women in the Humanities

Contact name: Dr Alexandra Hughes-Johnson

Contact email: Alexandra.Hughes-Johnson@humanities.ox.ac.uk

Audience: Open to all