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The Women’s Studies Group 1558-1837 is run by a committee drawn from its membership.  The committee meets every Summer to determine the seminars, workshop, and outing for the coming academic year.  The committee solicits feedback from WSG members, conducting regular formal and informal surveys.

To contact a committee member without a public email address, send an email headed “FAO [Name]” to:

In the academic year 2016-2017, committee members are:

TreasurerRebecca Davies

Seminars Organiser – Carolyn Williams

Workshop Organisers – Miriam Al Jamil, Gillian Williamson and Angela Escott

Outing Organisers – Angela Escott and Miriam Al Jamil

Publicity and Outreach Officer – Brianna Robertson-Kirkland 

Social Media Manager  – Louise Duckling

Website Manager – Felicity Roberts

30th Anniversary Bursary CommitteeAnne Laurence, Rebecca Davies, Angela Escott and Gillian Williamson

30th Anniversary Commonplace Book Editors  –  Carolyn Williams, Sara Read and Louise Duckling

General Advisors Susan Purdie, Judith Hawley