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    Jaimini Patel

    Witches, Maths and Plato: Hypatia of Alexandria

    Mainstream study of antiquity is dominated by learning about great male scholars: for philosophy it’s Plato or Socrates, for history it’s Thucydides, and for...

    “Well-behaved women seldom make history”: Hills, Poetry and Protest

    At Joe Biden’s inauguration I, along with the rest of the world, watched Amanda Gorman reignite a marriage of unparalleled power: poetry and politics....

    “Well-Behaved Women Seldom Make History”: Freedom Fighting, Queen Jezebel and India

    Christina Rossetti’s poetry is often coloured with feminist insights, as she handles conditions ranging from that of the unmarried Victorian women to so-called ‘fallen...