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Raising women up: visibility, foremothers and role models in UK higher education

Talking Humanities

Raising women up: visibility, foremothers and role models in UK higher education 

Edith Morley was the first woman professor in Britain in 1908. Yet more than a century later, says Dr Victoria Leonard, women still have a visibility problem in UK higher education.

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The ‘Digital Thematic Deconstruction’ of early modern urban maps and bird’s-eye views

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The ‘Digital Thematic Deconstruction’ of early modern urban maps and bird’s-eye views

Bram Vannieuwenhuyze, from the University of Amsterdamn, gives the latest Digital History Seminar on the difficulties with medieval maps and how digital projects are helping to improve accuracy

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