Humanities

Making the Marginal the Pivotal: The importance of writing maritime history from a ‘gender perspective’

By Marianna Massa “… women, that group that was supposed to be on the land, sailed the sea in a variety of ways”. -          Jo Stanley  In the making – and writing – of history, women’s contributions have been overlooked. It is the same case in maritime history. Women have been the ones left behind… Continue reading Making the Marginal the Pivotal: The importance of writing maritime history from a ‘gender perspective’