Lucy Inglis

Voluptuous: the Venus of Willendorf, c.28,000-25,000 BC.

A cultural history of fat.

'Fighting for the Dunghill, or, Jack Tar Setting Buonaparte' by James Gillray (1798).

The historian’s job is not about ‘sides’ or ‘teams’ but to contribute as individuals to an informed debate.

Lucy Inglis admires Nicholas Orme’s article on medieval childhood, first published in History Today in 2001.