Hidden Histories: The New Statesman History Podcast
By The New Statesman
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Welcome to Hidden Histories, hosted by Helen Lewis. In each series we explore a subject that the textbooks hid, held-back or hijacked, starting with “The Great Forgetting: women writers before Austen”. For more, head to newstatesman.com/podcast.
||CleanHH #1.6: The Great Forgetting||Welcome to the final episode of our Hidden Histories series - The Great Forgetting: women writers before Austen. This week, Helen Lewis, Sophie Coulombeau and Liz Edwards discuss why so many of the era’s female writers are absent from the canon, how..||18 5 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHH #1.5: Fight Club||Welcome to the Hidden Histories podcast. This week, Helen Lewis and our guests Sophie Coulombeau, Liz Edwards and Jennie Batchelor thrash out the impossible question: Who is the most interesting female write of the Eighteenth Century? Liz Edwards...||13 5 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHH #1.4: Unsex'd females||In this episode, Helen Lewis is joined by Sophie Coulombeau and Jennie Batchelor to discuss 18th century women’s involvement in radical politics. Novelists and poets from Charlotte Smith to Anna Letitia Barbau and Mary Wollstonecraft all engaged with.||4 5 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHH#1.3: Sociable Spaces||Welcome to the third episode of the new Hidden Histories podcast series – The Great Forgetting: Women Writers Before Austen. In this episode, Helen Lewis is joined by Sophie Coulombeau and Jennie Batchelor, to discuss the era’s magazines and debatin||28 4 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHH#1.2: Bluestockings||This week, Helen Lewis is joined by Elizabeth Edwards and Sophie Coulombeau to discuss the 18th century “Bluestockings” – who were they and why did they matter? Through salons hosted by the likes of Elizabeth Montagu, “Queen of the Blues”, thi||20 4 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHH#1.1: Rewriting the novel||Welcome to the new Hidden Histories podcast series - The Great Forgetting: Women writers before Austen. In this first episode, Helen Lewis, Sophie Coulombeau and Elizabeth Edwards question long-held assumptions about early British novels and who...||13 4 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHH#trailer||Welcome to the trailer for our new series "The Great Forgetting: women writers before Austen". Most Eighteenth Century novels were written by women. So why are the authors we remember mostly men? Helen Lewis talks to academics Sophie Coulom...||7 4 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
One of my favourite podcasts!
I've absolutely loved this podcasts. It's incredibly interesting, wonderfully discussed and both the presenter and all her guests fabulous - I can't recommend it highly enough and I'm just sad there aren't any more!
Fantastic series, please make some more!
I really really really loved this podcast and I'm gutted it's finished.