Please make sure to Listen! We are delighted to announce that a Martineau Society member, (prof) Valerie Sanders will be appearing on Melvyn Braggs’ Radio 4 programme In Our Time on 8th December 2016 to take part in a discussion about Harriet Martineau.
A new collection on Harriet Martineau entitled Harriet Martineau and the Birth of the Disciplines and edited by two Martineau Society members, Valerie Sanders and Gaby Weiner, has recently been published by Routledge. Many of the chapters have been written by Martineau Society members; for example, Lesa Scholl on Autobiography, Ruth Watts on Education, John Vint and Keiko Funaki on Political Economy, Susan Hoecker-Drysdale on Sociology, Sharon Connor on Fiction, Beth Torgerson on Psychology, Gaby Weiner on Feminism, Valerie Sanders on Journalism, Iain Crawford on Travel Writing and John Warren on Childhood. For details and to order, please click here