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Why are we fascinated by ‘evil women’?

Joanna Bourke explores what ideas about ‘evil women’ can tell us about societal values through history

Published: April 21, 2021 at 12:09 pm
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Joanna Bourke, who has been delivering a series of Gresham lectures on six different ‘evil women’ through history, explores what ideas about evil and femininity can tell us about changing societal values over time.

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