WEST OF ENGLAND AND SOUTH WALES
WOMEN'S HISTORY NETWORK 8th ANNUAL CONFERENCE
University of the West of England
St Matthias Campus, Fishponds, Bristol
Saturday June 23rd 2001
Women and War
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Angela Smith University of Plymouth
'Suffragists at war: the Scottish Women's Hospital and the Vote'

 

Melanie Williams, University of Hull
Odette, Alice and Alex: women in the British War Film’

Viv Newman University of Essex
'Standing up to the War Office'

 

Adrian Bingham. Merton College, Oxford,
'Creating the modern woman: war, flappers and the mass press after 1918'

Sarah Brady University of Wales, Lampeter Nursing in Cardiff during the First World War

 

Charmian Cannon,
Everyday life in the First World War through a mother's letters'

Katherine Bradley, Oxford Brookes University
A conflict of interests: the impact of World War One on the Oxford Suffrage Movement

 

Fiona Reid, UWE
'Return of the Soldier: Shell shocked men at home

Katherine Storr, University of Sussex, 'Refugee relief and the renewed call forThe Contagious Diseases Acts in theGreat War

 

Oleg Riabov, Ivanovo State University, Russia
'Gender Aspects of Russian-German Relationships in Russian philosophy of history during the First World War'

   

Victoria Stewart, UWE
'Virginia Woolf between the wars'

For further information contact Katherine.Holden@uwe.ac.uk Tel 0117 344 4395