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Darwin Correspondence Project


Darwin’s Women: Short Film

In a short film based on her research on the “Darwin and Gender” project funded by the Parasol Foundation and part of the Darwin Correspondence Project based at Cambridge University Library, Dr Philippa Hardman suggests a different, more nuanced picture of Darwin. This film offers insight on Darwin’s personal, private views about women, enabling us to untangle him from the Victorian conservative public image and providing us with a more complete account of Darwin’s thinking.

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