Gender

A Woman’s Place

Work was once deemed suitable for women only until they married. And it was not just men who thought that should be the case.

Women at War

How did women experience warfare in early medieval Britain?

Disney Dreams

The alternative paths towards happiness and fulfilment in the postwar period.

In Praise of Older Women

Early modern historians, obsessed by widows and spinsters, have neglected the sexuality of other middle-aged women.