Deborah Simonton is Associate Professor Emerita of British History at the University of Southern Denmark, Denmark, and Visiting Professor at the University of Turku, Finland. She was also a Distinguished Visiting Professor at Utah State University, USA. She is the author of A History of European Women’s Work (1998), leads the Network Gender in the European Town, and has co-edited a number of publications on gender and towns. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.
Anne Montenach is Professor of Early Modern History at Aix-Marseille University, France. She is the author of Femmes, pouvoirs et contrebande dans les Alpes au XVIIIe siècle (2017) and the co-editor, along with Deborah Simonton, of Female Agency in the Urban Economy: Gender in the European Towns, 1640–1830 (2013). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.
Bert De Munck is Full Professor at the University of Antwerp, Belgium. He teaches ‘Early Modern History’, ‘Theory of Historical Knowledge’, and ‘Heritage and Public history’. He is a member of the Centre for Urban History, Antwerp, and the Director of the interdisciplinary Urban Studies Institute. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.