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In Conversation: Women Talk Place Talk Walking

Join me on Friday, 9 July 2021 in conversation with Dr Morag Rose about women’s walking and place. Tickets can be obtained via Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/womentalkplace-talk-walking-tickets-160944155301Read more...

In Conversation, Glasgow Women’s Library 17 February 2021 6.30-8.00pm

Join me on Wednesday 17 February in a free, online event hosted by Glasgow Women’s Library. I’ll be reading from my new book Wanderers and discussing the history of women’s walking. There will also be a chance to ask your … Read more...

National Library of Scotland talk

National Library of Scotland talk

On Monday 1 March 2021 I’ll be in conversation with National Library of Scotland curator Paula Williams. We will be talking about mountains, the history of women’s mountaineering and walking, and my book Wanderers. Tickets are free but you must … Read more...

Talks in Newcastle

On Thursday 11 February 2021 I’ll be in conversation with Dr Jo Taylor. University of Manchester, about Dorothy Wordsworth, pioneer of mountaineering in Britain.We will be discussing the history of women’s walking and touching on things like the clothes that … Read more...

Interview

Interview

I was interviewed by UKHillwalking very recently:

‘From William Wordsworth to Alfred Wainwright, why is it that the most famous names in the record of walking for pleasure are overwhelmingly male? The voices of female walkers of the past receive … Read more...