Bad Women: The Ripper Retold E12: The Mystery of Mary Jane Kelly

Mary Jane Kelly’s life ended brutally in a small room in Whitechapel – but what journey brought her to East London? She sold sex in her final years – but was she born to a rich family or was she the teenage bride of a coal miner? Had she been tricked into sex slavery abroad, escaped and gone on the run from her criminal traffickers? Was Mary Jane Kelly even her real name?

The Host

Hallie Rubenhold

Hallie Rubenhold is the host of Bad Women: The Ripper Retold. She is an award-winning historian, author, and consultant. Her research has centered on the often-neglected lives of women. Several of…