Month: May 2016

Dangerous Advice?

Columnist Mireya coaches 1950s Mexican immigrant women on dating, working and belonging

Soledad Quartucci takes us back to the southwest U.S. of the 1950s, when advice columnist Mireya was both a lifeline to first generation Mexican Americans and a danger to traditional values. Continue reading
Florence Dixie - women's football pioneer


Lady Florence Dixie and the dangerous women of Scottish women’s football

Margot McCuaig pays tribute to the women throughout history who have organised and played women’s football in Scotland in the face of condescension, opposition and even legal bans. Continue reading