Lots of interesting events happening around International Women's Day on Friday but where better to start than R4's Woman's Hour? Today's edition included, among a number of interesting items, British Library curator Polly Russell discussing the launch of a new oral history project, Sisterhood and After: an oral history of the Women’s Liberation Movement.Also on the BBC iPlayer, don't miss this excellent recent Archive on 4…See More
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