Dr Helen McCarthy
Working Motherhood in Historical Perspective
Dr Helen McCarthy, Reader in Modern and Contemporary History shares her thoughts on working Mothers through history.
About Dr Helen McCarthy
Helen teaches modern British history at the University of Cambridge and is a fellow of St John's College. She is the author of three books, The British People and the League of Nations (Manchester, 2011), Women of the World: The Rise of the Female Diplomat (Bloomsbury, 2014), and, most recently, Double Lives: A History of Working Motherhood (Bloomsbury, 2020). She tweets as @HistorianHelen.