Friends of The Women’s Library Talks Programme: ‘Archiving Women’s Struggles with the Law’ – LECTURE

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Date / time: 22 May, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Room 01, LSE Library

Friends of The Women's Library Talks Programme: 'Archiving Women's Struggles with the Law' - LECTURE


The Friends of TWL will be continuing this term’s 20th-century themed programme on Wednesday 22nd May at 2.30 pm.

Dr Laura Lammasniemi of Warwick University will be speaking on ‘Archiving women’s struggles with the law‘. Using TWL’s holdings of the Association for Moral and Social Hygiene and of the National Vigilance Association, Dr Lammasniemi’s research focusses on the Police Court Rota records, and the trials of women who were accused of transmitting venereal disease during and after the First World War.

If attending in person, kindly email by 20 May, as this helps with catering plans.

From 2.25 pm onwards, the Zoom link will be:

Meeting ID: 814 654 8491
Passcode: 893463


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