Monthly Archives: November 2015


A Legacy of ‘Difficult Women’: from 18th century Britain to classic Hollywood

This weekend I had the privilege of attending the ‘Difficult Women: 1680-1830’ Conference hosted by the Centre for Eighteenth Century Studies at the University of York. This was a two-day interdisciplinary event which included presentations from┬áthe fields of literature, history, history of art, costuming/history of fashion, theatre history, and women’s […]