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May A. M. Rainer

Introducing May Rainer (b. 1909)

‘An historic event always has its details preserved.’ (Rainer, 7) May Rainer was born into a working-class family in Fulham, London in …

May Rainer. Home and Family. (b.1909)

‘Homes are not neutral things’ (George, 6) May Rainer’s memoir is filled with anecdotes about her family members. She starts her memoir …

Researching Writing Lives

Through my blog, I have contributed to public history by making May Rainer’s (a working class woman) story available to everybody in …