Sample Herstoria magazine cover

HerStoria Spring 2009 cover

HerStoria magazine Spring 2009 front cover

Spring 2009 Issue

Our first groundbreaking issue of HerStoria will inform, surprise and entertain you.

Highlights include

  • Jo Stanley ‘s history of women pirates, and her reflections on researching ‘outsider’ women.
  • Hockey sticks to the ready as Ju Gosling takes us on a journey to remember Girls’ School Stories and explains their significance to women’s history.
  • Fiona Hobden sheds light on some unexpected aspects of the lives and loves of Sappho and the women of ancient Greece
  • Claire Jones asks was Bess of Hardwick a scheming social climber or woman succeeding in a man’s world?
  • Where is the women’s history in schools? Sue Johnson goes in search
  • We also have an interview with Lesley Hall and an exploration of the Wellcome medical archives, a women’s history walk around Bloomsbury in London, reviews, news, listings and more.
See preview here.

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