BAVS Membership Directory

NameInstitutionAcademic StatusMain DisciplineResearch Interests
Miss Brittany Carlson University of California, Riverside Student Literary Studies History and Practice of Victorian Mathematics History of 19th Century Science Victorian Literature Victorian Print Culture Psychoanalytic Theory British Modernist Literature
Mr Howard Carlton University of Birmingham Student History My PhD thesis will explore a number of nineteenth-century astronomical controversies in order to examine the relationship between the respective epistemological statuses of religion, metaphysics and...
Mr Eoin Carter University of Cambridge Student History Radical Politics Popular Science Courts and the Law
Ms Kahrie Carter University of Liverpool Student Literary Studies
Miss Asma Char University of Exeter University/college academic Literary Studies
Dr Stephen Cheeke University of Bristol University/college academic Literary Studies The relationship between word and image. The relationship between literature and Christian art in the nineteenth-century, particularly in the work of Robert Browning, John Ruskin, D.G. Rossetti, and...
Dr Rachel Christofides University of Plymouth University/college academic Literary Studies
Rachel Cleaver University of Liverpool Student Literary Studies
Professor Katharine Cockin University of Essex University/college academic Literary Studies My research focuses on the lives and work of Ellen Terry (1847-1928), the nineteenth-century actor and her daughter, Edith Craig (1869-1947) who was an influential theatre director and activist in...
Sara Cole Lancaster University Student Literary Studies The relationship between science, satire and Romantic period literature.
Rev Peter Conley MARYVALE INSTITUTE Independent scholar Literary Studies I mainly focus on the life and letters of the Victorian Clergyman John Henry Newman. In particular, his letters and other writings which explore the theme of bereavement. His...
Dr Oskar Cox Jensen Queen Mary University of London University/college academic History Cultural history Song Theatre Practice as Research Life writing Street life Urban history The British Atlantic World Identity, race, ethnicity
Dr Alice Crossley University of Lincoln University/college academic Literary Studies Ageing / Age Studies; masculinity; childhood and adolescence; Victorian fiction; midlife and old age; material culture; queer sexualities; serialisation; printed ephemera;...
Miss Lauren Cullen University of Oxford Student Literary Studies - Victorian fiction - Sensation fiction - Nineteenth century literature and culture - Animal Studies - Critical theory - Ecocriticism - Gender studies - Archival research
Mrs Alyson Cunningham University of Lincoln Student Literary Studies Mail and Stage Coach era of English Transport System My Masters Dissertation in 2017 focus on a study of Spectacle and Cacophony with regard to the coaching era. I am currently enrolled...
Dr Maria Damkjær University of Copenhagen University/college academic Literary Studies Periodicals and print culture Time in literature Genre studies Material culture Advertising The realist novel
Ms Mila Daskalova University of Strathclyde Student Literary Studies history of science and medicine nineteenth-century periodicals book history and material culture history of reading Victorian poetry
Dr Andrew Davies University of Liverpool University/college academic History Crime and punishment Youth violence
Ms Alison Denham Independent scholar History I am a herbal practitioner and Fellow of the National Institute of Medical Herbalists and retired Senior Lecturer in Herbal Medicine and Integrated Healthcare at the University of Central Lancashire....
Dr Anna Despotopoulou National and Kapodistrian University of Athens University/college academic Literary Studies Victorian fiction Victorian science and technology Victorian transport (railway) Victorian travel and mobility Women
Mr Paul Diggett The Open University University/college academic History Manchester's Poverty and Welfare - 1833 - 1914 Manchester Churches Manchester Leisure Activities Musical Hall Public Houses/Beerhouses/Breweries/Temperance
Caitlin Doley University of York Student Art History I am a PhD candidate working under the supervision of Professor Elizabeth Prettejohn. My doctoral thesis examines the intersection of old age and art in late nineteenth-century Britain. I have...
mrs GEMMA driver University of Liverpool Student Literary Studies This project takes a biographical approach to Christina Rossetti’s work and challenges speculate psychobiographical readings and assumptions about her repressed sexuality and status as...
Mr James Earnshaw University of St Andrews Student History My research interests examine how British masculinity was shaped during the late nineteenth century. My thesis analyses how the emergence of the German 'Other' in 1871 affected notions of British...
Mr Stephen Edwards University of Southampton University/college academic Literary Studies My doctoral research concerns the romances of Marie Corelli and Mrs Humphry Ward