Remarkable Women - in Men’s Jobs: Liz Carter

"A study of a group of remarkable women who made their mark in roles normally the preserve of men. These are remarkable women not featured in the 2017 course at the Centre; and will include a scientist, an astronomer, a journalist, a soldier and a politician – all working with men as equals."

Tutor: Liz Carter

"Liz Carter developed a passion for family history into a small research business, trading as Backtracks, back in the 1980s and then went on to lecture for the University of Cambridge and the WEA locally. She also works for Pharos Tutors, specialising in distance learning (internet classes) in local, social and family history. She has a keen interest in all things historical, especially the 18th and 19th centuries plus aspects of poverty. "