Diane Atkinson

Diane Atkinson is the author of Rise Up Women! The Remarkable Lives of the Suffragettes, as well as two illustrated books, Suffragettes in Pictures and Funny Girls, and three biographies, Love & Dirt, Elsie and Mairi Go to War and The Criminal Conversation of Mrs Norton. She holds a PhD from the University of London and worked at the Museum of London, where she curated a major exhibition on the suffragettes. She has appeared on many radio programmes, including Woman’s Hour, and consulted on television documentaries, as well as, most recently, the film Suffragette, starring Meryl Streep, Carey Mulligan and Helena Bonham-Carter. She lives in London.

Lawrence Lawry