Ruth Goodman

Ruth Goodman

Ruth Goodman is a freelance historian specialising in social and domestic themes. She has presented several historical television programmes and provided talks and workshops in museums, theatres and schools.

She has presented various successful TV shows such as The Victorian Farm (2009) – nominated for a Royal Television Society award – and Inside the Factory (2015-2022).

Ruth’s main focus is on people’s daily lives – why we did things the way we did and how that affected the world around us; how our routines affect the environment; how our shopping habits impact global trade; and how our ancestors influenced how the world is today.

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