This month’s update of the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography adds 10 new articles focussed on the lives of medieval women ranging from Æthelflæd of Damerham, queen of England and wife of Edmund I, to the welsh poet Gwerful Mechain.
Read the summary of new content here.
New and updated subjects - July 2021
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Discover a full list of entries added this year.