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Historically Woman

Illuminating women's stories from across history.

  • By Holly
  • Based in United Kingdom
  • First post on

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Year starting Posts
2023 10
2024 2

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Most recent posts

Lesbianism in Medieval Arabia: ‘The Encyclopedia of Pleasure’
Lesbianism was discussed in medieval Arabic writings as far back as the 9th century. One text even tells the tale of the so-called first lesbian couple and how their love was so great that it …
On , by historicallywoman, 46 words
Olive Morris – Still Fighting
Despite being twice included on lists of influential Black Britons, Olive Morris is still frequently overlooked in British history. Still, she achieved much in her tragically short life and her legacy remains alive today.
On , by historicallywoman, 39 words
Palestine, Women, and Resistance
Women have been part of Palestinian resistance and its fight for liberation since its inception. They protested alongside the men during the British occupation, the protected their families after Israel took over in 1948, and …
On , by historicallywoman, 54 words