How far did the USSR improve the status of women?

The Soviet revolution sought to include women in their society as men’s equals.

How foot binding effected women in China

The practice of foot binding is explained and illustrated through interviews and artefacts.

How Nur Jahan ruled the Mughal Empire

Analysis of Nur Jahan’s realignment of women’s position in 16th century Mughal society.

Madame C. J. Walker, the first female African American millionaire.

The Story of Madam C. J. Walker who became the first African American female millionaire.

Queen Elizabeth I and her use of language as propaganda

Exploring Elizabeth I use of language to establish her power in an era of male rule.

The Fight For Women’s Education in Victorian Britain

Millicent Fawcett’s campaign to empower British women through education.

Where did the veil originate from?

The Assyrian original source of the veil is examined and assessed by contemporary women.

Women and the battle for equality in the church

An analysis of Hildegard of Bingen, in furthering female rights in the Medieval church.