Against The Odds is a series of portraits and discussions, exploring the female perspective with professional women who have studied or worked at Birkbeck and seek to portray their individual journeys to success in traditionally male dominated industries.

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Caroline Bos, urban planner is a co-founder of UNStudio

Winsome Pinnock “probably Britain’s most well known black female playwright” is an award-winning British playwright of Jamaican heritage.

Margaret Ghilchik, A consultant surgeon, mother-of-four, and author.

Marian Bell is a consultant economist.

Joni Lovenduski is Anniversary Professor of Politics at Birkbeck, University of London.

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