The Pussyhat project is a social movement focused on raising awareness about women's issues and advancing human rights.
Mary Wollstonecraft was a revolutionary writer who made a powerful case for educating and emancipating women. She is still regarded as one of the founders of modern British feminism.
This illustrated novel by Frances Trollope (1779-1863) was published in monthly parts in 1840, costing one shilling apiece.
Mary Shelley was one of a number of celebrated female writers of the early 1800s who's writing enabled women to make their voices heard outside of the home.
Invented 200 years ago, the humble bicycle is one of the most popular and enduring innovations of all time.