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Medieval Women Who Built Things, with Rachel Delman

Rachel Delman researches medieval women who were involved in building projects. In this episode of Scotichronicast, she joins Kate Buchanan to talk about her work and her journey to studying medieval Scottish history.

Rachel Delman is a Leverhulme Early Career Fellow at the University of York. You can visit her university webpage or follow her on Twitter @rachel_delman


See also her article ‘Gendered viewing, childbirth and female authority in the residence of Alice Chaucer, duchess of Suffolk, at Ewelme, Oxfordshire” from the Journal of Medieval History.

Scotichronicast is hosted by Kate Buchanan. She received her Ph.D. from the University of Stirling in 2014, with her primary research is on medieval Scottish castles and their landscapes. She co-edited and contributed to Medieval and Early Modern Representations of Authority in Scotland and the British Isles, which was published by Routledge in 2016. Kate is also an adjunct instructor for the history program at Southern New Hampshire University. Follow her on twitter at @k8_buchanan.


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Music is Ex te Lux Oritur by Gaita.

Top Image: Bibliothèque nationale de France MS Français 607 fol. 2r