BAVS Membership Directory

NameInstitutionAcademic StatusMain DisciplineResearch Interests
Dr Alison Pedley Independent scholar History Criminal insanity in women in 19th Century - specifically married mothers who murdered their children and found insane by law. Criminal lunatic asylums - Bethlem, Fisherton House and...
Dr Amelia Yeates Liverpool Hope University University/college academic Art History My research interests are nineteenth-century visual and literary culture, specifically representations of women reading, Pre-Raphaelitism and the figure of Pygmalion in nineteenth-century art and...
Dr Andrew Davies University of Liverpool University/college academic History Crime and punishment Youth violence
Dr Andrew Griffiths The Open University University/college academic Literary Studies Victorian popular print media. Special correspondents. War correspondents. Colonial periodicals. Empire in fiction & print media. Madness, masculinity & empire.
Dr Aneta Lipska Literary Studies
Dr Angharad Eyre Queen Mary, University of London Independent scholar Literary Studies
Dr Anne Chapman Glasgow Caledonian University University/college academic Literary Studies
Dr Anne Stanyon University of Leeds Student Cultural Studies * The Sullivan era at the Leeds Triennial Musical Festival, 1880-1898. * The conducting career of Sir Arthur Sullivan, 1857-1900. * Performance history of 19th century British Musical Theatre/Opera...
Dr Anne-Marie Beller Loughborough University University/college academic Literary Studies Victorian fiction, particularly sensation fiction, women's writing, and short stories; New Woman writing of the fin de siècle; Neo-Victorian literature and culture; Gender, race, and...
Dr Ben Moore University of Amsterdam University/college academic Literary Studies
Dr Beryl Gray Birkbeck University of London Independent scholar Literary Studies George Eliot and Dickens and their milieus (including animals) continue to be at the centre of my research interests.
Dr Betty Hagglund Centre for Research in Quaker Studies, University of Birmingham/Woodbrooke University/college academic Literary Studies Literature 1640 - 1900 Nineteenth-century periodical press Women's writing Popular writing Genre fiction Literature and science Travel writing Children's literature Current projects : ...
Dr Bob Nicholson Edge Hill University University/college academic History I am a historian of Victorian popular culture with a particular interest in journalism, humour, transatlantic relations, and the digital humanities.
Dr Bruno Bower Independent scholar Musicology
Dr Carey Gibbons Visiting Professor, Pratt Institute; Digital Art History Editor, Nineteenth-Century Art Worldwide Part-time faculty Art History I recently completed a Ph.D. from the Courtauld Institute of Art. My Ph.D. dissertation discusses the illustrations of Arthur Hughes and Frederick Sandys, two artists associated with the...
Dr Catherine Delafield Independent scholar Literary Studies I have published on women's personal writings (diaries and letters) and on the serialisation of the nineteenth-century novel. I am currently working on a letters-based biography of Jane Austen as...
Dr Charlotte Boyce University of Portsmouth University/college academic Literary Studies Food, hunger and cultures of consumption in C19th culture Victorian celebrity culture Victorian visual culture Neo-Victorian literature
Dr Charlotte Mathieson University of Surrey University/college academic Literary Studies Victorian literature the Victorian novel Travel and mobility Cultural geography Gender studies Charles Dickens George Eliot Charlotte Bronte Urban mobility Rurality Maritime...
Dr Christopher Kitson IASH, University of Edinburgh Postdoctoral Researcher Literary Studies Literature and Philosophy Literature and Science The Sublime Free Will H G Wells Joseph Conrad Karl Marx
Dr Claire Robinson University of Chester University/college academic History
Dr Claire Wood University of Leicestershire University/college academic Literary Studies Charles Dickens Death culture Mourning Death Comedy Material culture History of the Book Victorian Literature
Dr Clare Stainthorp QMUL University/college academic Literary Studies Victorian poetry, with particular expertise in Constance Naden; Atheist, agnostic and secular movements, and associated periodicals; Freethinking philosophy and intellectual history; Literature...
Dr Claudia Capancioni Bishop Grosseteste University University/college academic Literary Studies The contribution of women to literatures in English is Claudia’s scholarly pursuit, with a focus on the long nineteenth century and contemporary literature. She specialises in Victorian and...
Dr Constance Bantman University of Surrey University/college academic History My broad research area is French and British political and social history between 1880 and 1914. My research focuses on the history of French political exiles in Britain and anarchist...
Dr Daichi Ishikawa Keio University University/college academic Literary Studies I have been researching (long) 19th-century British literature and culture, with a particular emphasis on British Aestheticism in its global context. My current project investigates the historical...