Mary Chamberlain is the author of many books on women’s history and Caribbean history. She is also Emeritus Professor of Caribbean History at Oxford Brookes University. Her book FENWOMEN was the first to be published by Virago Press in 1975. She has lived and worked in England and the Caribbean, and is a graduate of the acclaimed Creative Writing MA at Royal Holloway, University of London. She lives in London with her husband, the political theorist Stein Ringen. Her literary-historical novel THE DRESSMAKER OF DACHAU was published in Spring 2015 by HarperCollins UK and Random House US. Rights have sold in sixteen other territories around the world.