Women's History

Venue: Pollard Room N301, 3rd floor, IHR, North block, Senate House

Time: Fridays 17:15

Convenors: Kelly Boyd (IHR), Anna Davin, Lucy Delap (ICBH/KCL), Amy Erickson (Cambridge), Laura Gowing (KCL), Clare Midgley (Sheffield Hallam University), Janet Nelson (KCL), Krisztina Robert (Roehampton), Pat Thane (ICBH/KCL), Cornelie Usborne (IHR/Roehampton), Alana Harris (KCL) and Imaobang Umoren (LSE).

Spring Term 2019
DateSeminar details
18 January
17:15
Best friends and worst enemies: women's experiences of conflict in early modern Britain
Naomi Pullin (Warwick)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

31 January
17:15
Race, War and Anti-Imperialism in Merze Tate’s International Thought
Barbara Savage (Pennsylvania; Oxford)
IHR North American History Room

1 February
17:15
Penser la Révolution: Madame de Staël and the Meaning of the French Revolution
Adela Halo (QMUL)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

15 February
17:15
‘We Are Quite Separate From the Machinery in Motion’: Gender, Skill and Segregation in Ottoman and Indian Textile Mills
Hatice Yildiz (Merton College, Oxford)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

1 March
17:15
Reclaiming ‘Women’ in the Historical Narratives of International Exhibitions, 1850-1940: International Exhibitions as Objects of Study
Myriam Boussahba-Bravard (Université de Paris Diderot/Paris 7; Cambridge)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

15 March
17:15
Panel on The Bustle of Business: Nineteenth-Century Female Enterprise
Catherine Bishop (Sydney; Northumbria), Clare Hoare (KCL)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR