Women's history

The borderline between what I think of as history of sexuality and what might be more often thought of as women's history or history of gender is fairly fuzzy.
See also my Stella Browne page

Intute Social Sciences Link

My own writings and reviews on women's history, and Recent Recommended Reading

Literary abortion: page on literary references to abortion

British Women Novelists, 1910s-1960s: 'The middle-brows'. Some (mostly) undervalued favourites

A Women's History Walk around Bloomsbury with map

Women in medicine
an unpublished paper plus some historical facts and figures

Gender and Archives
a rather longer version of my presentation at the Genders and Archives workshop at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 21 January 2005

Situating Stopes: or putting Marie in her proper place: keynote paper presented at Birth of the birth control clinic conference, 11th March 2011, at the Institute of Historical Research as part of IHR@90

Eugenics and Gender (pdf): originally given at #UCLfacesRACE: Eugenics@UCL event, 10th October 2014

Women’s rights to sexual pleasure (pdf): an essay commissioned but in the event not published, Aug 2019

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