Louise Heren

Louise Heren is a documentary television producer, who has recently returned to the University of St. Andrews to research a PhD investigating male violence in interwar Scotland. Her latest book British Nannies and the Great War: how Norland coped with Conflict and Childcare in the Great War is based on the letters found at Norland College during filming for a documentary series.

British Nannies and the First World War

As we commemorate the centenary of the Great War, it is hard to imagine that there remain archives still unexplored by academics.  New diaries from soldiers and nurses appear adding further layers of richness to an existing narrative, but it … Continue reading

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