PhD Research

Women’s Work

A love of the long eighteenth-century, of discovering unheard women’s voices, discovering ‘ordinary’ women’s working lives in Edinburgh and it’s SE Anglo-Scottish border region.


SCOTTISH BORDERS

An Understudied Region

With a collective memory of wars, a militarised zone, a patriarchal Kirk court and hardly a mention of women.

Geography

From Edinburgh to Berwick-upon-Tweed. From Dunbar to Peebles.

Research Questions

TBC

Timespan

1740-1890; agrarian culture to industrialisation.

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