Kitty Gurnos-Davies

University of Oxford

Kitty Gurnos-Davies - University of Oxford

My research exposes untold women’s experiences stretching back to the Victorian period through a reconceptualisation of underutilised sources including objects, architecture, and art history. My postgraduate work explores what the material culture of theatre can tell us about women’s agency through their labour in the arts. I am a contributor to the Trusted Source project.

The 17th-century barn theatre at Smallhythe Place

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Autumn view through a woodland alley, Ashridge Estate

Who was Sydney Renée Courtauld?

Sydney Renée Courtauld (1873-1962) was a social reformer and philanthropist dedicated to improving women’s access to education. She helped secure part of the present Ashridge Estate for the National Trust.

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