Dr Kate Cook, Prof Julia Rouse and everyone at the Sylvia Pankhurst Gender Research Centre have been saddened by the news of the death of Dr Richard Pankhurst, Sylvia’s only son. Richard was the father of Dr Helen Pankhurst, our visiting Professor, and he was an expert on Ethiopian history.
You can read more about Richard here: http://www.tadias.com/02/17/2017/ethiopia-in-memory-of-historian-richard-pankhurst-2/
We all offer our sincere condolences to Helen, her mother, brother and family.
Dr Kate Cook,
Head of the Sylvia Pankhurst Gender Research Centre,