Good references are invaluable, not just to give credit, but to build a map of the paths taken for research.
The presence of Covid-19 is a reminder of our new proximity to the fragilities and perils of the past.
In a time of crisis, empathy is the antidote to a culture of naming and shaming.
In a post-truth world, how do we study history?
At what point does memoir become biography and biography become history?
Restoring women to history presents challenges – and some opposition.
We like historical films to be factually accurate, but we also like them to reflect our sensibilities.
How does the reader decide if a history book is worth their time?
Blessed with beauty and wealth, California fails to come to terms with its past.
How will modern women respond to the realities of a 16th-century life?