History Girls: Giving the Past a Presence in Fiction

'Well-behaved women rarely make history ...' having studied History in its various guises for a total of seven years at university (Art History was my favourite, as Glasgow Gallerina regulars could probably guess!) I've had time to think about how history and creativity may - and may not - coalesce. To paraphrase the new Duchess of Sussex (the artist formerly known as Meghan Markle, don't cha know?!) 'I am proud to be a feminist', and that has also drawn me to be particularly passionate about the voices in history we often don't get the chance to hear. How many everyday women, for example, lived and died without receiving acknowledgement or even respect from traditional academia? It's time f

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