Friends of The Women’s Library talks 2020-21

Date / time
26 May, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm


Friends of The Women's Library talks 2020-21

 

Friends of The Women’s Library talks programme

On Wednesday 26 May, at our usual time of 2.30 pm, we look forward to hearing Dr Helen McCarthy, Reader in Modern and Contemporary British History at the University of Cambridge, speaking on ‘’Social problem to social norm? Writing the history of working motherhood in twentieth-century Britain’.

Dr McCarthy is Reader in Modern and Contemporary British History at the University of Cambridge. She is the author of three books, including most recently Double Lives: A History of Working Motherhood (Bloomsbury, 2020). She is currently developing a new book project on the Fabian socialist Beatrice Webb and her first biographer, Margaret Cole.

For the Zoom details contact: anne.summers@bbk.ac.uk

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