Book Launch. Laura Schwartz, Infidel Feminism: Secularism, Religion and Women’s Emancipation, England 1830-1914

Laura Schwartz, Infidel Feminism: Secularism, Religion and Women’s Emancipation, England 1830-1914 (Manchester University Press, 2013)   Infidel feminism is the first in-depth study of a distinctive brand of women’s rights that emerged out of the Victorian Secularist movement. It looks at the lives and work of a number of female activists, whose renunciation of religion shaped their…

IHR Discussion Group

The HFN is looking forward to hosting a discussion and reading group on histories of the second wave feminist movement at the IHR this term. The sessions will be structured around the same themes as the 12th October event at the British Library and all are welcome to attend. We look forward to meeting you…