colour photograph of a field of red tulips with a windmill in the background

The history of a floral motif over several centuries

Learn how to make an easter palm

black and white illustration portrait of Laura Bassi

Pioneering female scientist in 18th century Bologna

black and white photograph of a group of people

The first woman to convert to Islam in Liverpool

black abstract drawing

Female pioneers of electronic music

Four children by a water pump, two older children pumping water and the other two younger ones looking on.

Documenting the The Great Depression and Japanese American internment

botanical illustration of a plant with red and green leaves

Making contributions to both art and science

illustration of a woman kneeling in front of a frog

Artist, designer and pioneer of the Glasgow Style

Forging a path for Irish designers

Maneli, men’s meeting place in Heinola, was located on the corner of Torikatu street and Kauppakatu street in Heinola, Finland. Women bought newly-baked bread on the other side of the building in the Maneli Bakery. A boy rides a bicycle along Kauppakatu street.

Photographer documenting two decades in a Finnish town

Black and white photograph of Sylvia Beach and Adrienne Monnier

The lesbian love story at the heart of a Parisian bookstore

sepia toned photograph of a woman sitting at a desk reading a letter

Saints, social reformers, journalists, poets and feminists

black and white photograph portrait of Melitta Bentz

How a housewife from Dresden revolutionised the way we drink coffee

a close up picture of spools of lace bunched together, in the process of being made into a lace work.

Antwerp and the making of European history

black and white photograph, group of people protesting with placards and posters

Strike in London for the rights of women and migrant workers

Three women writing Caribbean and European stories

colour photograph, a white mosque building with mosaic panels and green domes

The United Kingdom's first purpose-built place of Islamic worship

Tracing the early history of the city's Jewish communities