what others say

First World War Women

Their war, their lives, their stories

Page last updated: 19/4/17

What others are saying about Viv's

'forgotten women' research

  • Beyond Florence Nightingale! A look at French-NZ nurse Suzanne Aubert. Click.
  • Interview with social historian Dr Viv Newman - the women war poets. Click
  • Assignations at the Astoria. Who was meeting whom and why, at this luxury

Brussels hotel during the First World War? Guest post. Click

  • Don’t ask a woman her age … and expect the truth! Guest post. Click
  • Armistice Day. Guest post. Click
  • They Shoot (Women) Spies! Guest lecture. Click
  • The 'Mothers of the Missing' and the unveiling of the Menin Gate in 1927. Click
  • Marjorie Kane Smyth (1888 - 1974) - Australian Writer and WW1 VAD, Artist, Poet, Architect, Designer. Click
  • And a big 'thank you' to the Imperial War Museum's library...now saved from closure. Click


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