The Fading of the Light – Book Club discussion points

    Here are some ideas to open your Book Club discussion on The Fading of the Light but do make up your own questions, too. Find out how to set up your own book club here   Were you surprised to find how constrained women’s lives were in the 1900s? What are the advantages and disadvantages …

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The Rise of the Working Woman

The end of the 19th century was a time of change. Science, art, politics and society were reshaped by emerging new theories and challenges to tradition. One of the more dramatic changes was to the increasing opportunities becoming available to women in a world dominated by men.