Heartthrobs: A History of Women and Desire
From dreams of Prince Charming or dashing military heroes, to the lure of dark strangers and vampire lovers; from rock stars and rebels, soul-mates to dependable family types, female fantasies about men tell us as much about the history of women as about masculine icons, says Carol Dyhouse, distinguished Professor of Social History and expert on ‘glamour’. How the changing position of women has shaped their dreams about men!
8 July 2017
4.30pm - 5.30pm
Pavilion Arts Centre