Caitlin Davies was born in London in 1964. She is the author of five novels and five non-fiction books, and has worked as a teacher and freelance journalist for 25 years. In 1989 she moved to Botswana where she worked for the country’s first tabloid newspaper, the Voice, and later as editor of the Okavango Observer. She received a Journalist of the Year award. From 2014-2017 she worked as a Royal Literary Fund Fellow at the University of Westminster, Harrow, in the faculty of Media, Arts & Design.
In this special event marking a hundred years since (some) women won the vote, writer and activist Shami Chakrabarti, biographer Rachel Holmes and author Caitlin Davies will discuss the rich history of women in Britain from exceptional political pioneers to non-conformist rebels to the invisible women who don’t usually make it into the history books. […]