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So here we are again… sex and misogyny in Parliament, by Dr Jacqui Turner
4/26/2022 8:53 AM

So here we are again, after a weekend of press and parliamentary misogyny, the subsequent outrage will inevitably simmer down and go away until the next time…and the next time… and the next time. Angela Rayner called out “sexism and … Continue reading

The census: a treasure trove of material for social historians, by Peter Jolly
3/18/2022 11:50 AM

Originally posted on READING HISTORY:
“The release this January of the 1921 records is doubly important not only in showing the impact of World War 1 on communities, but because these are the last to be revealed for thirty years,…

The census: a treasure trove of material for social historians, by Peter Jolly
3/16/2022 11:41 AM

“The release this January of the 1921 records is doubly important not only in showing the impact of World War 1 on communities, but because these are the last to be revealed for thirty years, with the accidental destruction of … Continue reading

Women’s History Month: Mary Turner Wolstenholme, by Dr Jacqui Turner
3/9/2022 10:07 AM

During Women’s History Month we often focus on great women and women pioneers. But for Women’s History Month 2022, here at the Department of History, we are privileged to be able to concentrate on one of our own, Mary Turner … Continue reading

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