Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 259 – Interview with Jill Liddington
Saturday, May 20, 2023 - 07:00
Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast - Episode 259 – Interview with Jill Liddington - transcript
(Originally aired 2023/05/20 - listen here)
This episode is an interview with historian Jill Liddington, whose book Female Fortune inspired Sally Wainwright to create the Gentleman Jack tv series about Anne Lister.
A transcript will be posted when available.
In this episode we talk about:
- The social and economic landscape of Anne Lister’s life
- The dynamics of Lister’s “marriage” to Ann Walker
- The history of the diaries and their amazing legacy
- Jill Liddington’s books about Anne Lister
- Presenting The Past: Anne Lister Of Halifax, 1791–1840, Pennines Pens, 1994.
- Female Fortune: Land, Gender and Authority: The Anne Lister Diaries and Other writings, 1833–36, Manchester University Press (original edition: Rivers Oram Press, 1998).
- Nature's Domain: Anne Lister and the Landscape of Desire, Pennine Pens, 2019.
- As Good as a Marriage: The Anne Lister Diaries 1836-38, Manchester University Press, 2023.
- This topic is discussed in one or more entries of the Lesbian Historic Motif Project here: Anne Lister
A transcript of this podcast will be available here when transcribed.
Links to the Lesbian Historic Motif Project Online
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Links to Jill Liddington Online