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Food Historian
HOW DID YOU BECOME A HISTORIAN SPECIALISING IN FOOD AND DINING? I did modern history for my undergraduate degree, and I was a bit underwhelmed by the focus on great men. I had no idea what to do afterwards. Then the economy tanked, and it also turne
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Becoming Anne Boleyn
In May 1513, a young English girl stood on the deck of a ship cresting the waves of the English Channel. She may have been as old as 12, or as young as seven, but Anne Boleyn already understood that she had an important international role to play. As
History Revealed6 min readGender Studies
Deeds Not Words
During the early years of the women’s suffrage movement, a number of campaigning organisations were established in towns and cities across Britain. Members would give public talks to draw attention to their cause and submit regular petitions to MPs –