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Mediatrix: Women, Politics and Literary Production in Early Modern England / Julie Crawford

Thursday, 26 February, 2015

Alice Ferron and the author discuss a book which provides innovative close readings of the lives and writings of some of early modern England’s most famous and controversial aristocratic women.

A People's History of the French Revolution / Eric Hazan

Thursday, 26 February, 2015

Michiel Rys believes this book succeeds in delivering a vivid, lucid, informative, detailed account of the French Revolution.

Female Alliances: Gender, Identity and Friendship in Early Modern Britain / Amanda Herbert

Thursday, 26 February, 2015

Leonie Hannan praises a beautifully written and insightfully argued work, based on meticulous primary research.

Assimilating Seoul: Japanese Rule and the Politics of Public Space in Colonial Korea, 1910–1945 / Todd Henry

Thursday, 26 February, 2015

Mark Caprio finds this book brings an impressive depth to our understanding of the Japanese articulation of their colonial goals.