Research projects

Archive photograph of Victorian gang members
Current history research 

 

Adventuring in Brotherhood: Japan, Friendship and the Origins of American Empire, 1898-1941

Cheryl Hudson


Angels and Demons in the Early Modern Hispanic World

Andrew Redden


Architecture and Society in an Age of Reform 1760-1840 

Alexandrina Buchanan 

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Battleground tourism

Charles Esdaile 


Before Tuskegee: racism, power and the culture of medicine under slavery and Jim Crow

Stephen Kenny

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Bishops, Canon Law and the Making of the Medieval Church, 875-1025

Edward Roberts

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Citizenship in Chicago: Race, Culture and the Remaking of American Identity, 1890-1930

Cheryl Hudson


Colonial Terror: Torture, Violence and the Unmaking of the World 

Deana Heath

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Cultures of Political Counsel

Harald Braun

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Dark Medicine: Racism, power and the culture of American Slavery

Stephen Kenny


Dogs and the City: Sniffing the Past in London, New York and Paris 

Chris Pearson

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Gangs in Urban Britain 1870-1939

Andrew Davies


HistBEKE (Historic Built Environment Knowledge Exchange)

Harold Mytum,  Alexandrina Buchanan

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Life and Limb: the Toll of the American Civil War

Stephen Kenny

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Martyrdom through the Ages

Andrew Redden


Music for Hope: Musical Counterculture in Post-Conflict Bajo-Lempa, El Salvador 1996-2021

Andrew Redden


Narratives of Environmental Risk: Fate, Luck and Fortune 

Georgina Endfield

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Political, social and cultural role and strategies of solidarity campaigns

Andrew ReddenJordana BlejmarMarieke Riethof


Slavery and the 19th century Atlantic Economy

Stephen Kenny


Spaces of experience and horizons of expectation: the implications of extreme weather events, past, present and future

Georgina Endfield

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The Cultural Politics of Chinese Cinema

Dr Leon Rocha

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The Power and the Water: environmental connectivities

Georgina Endfield

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Thomas Rickman, Architect and Antiquary 

Alexandrina Buchanan, Megan Aldrich

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Tracing the Past

Alexandrina Buchanan, Nicholas Webb

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Youth Gangs and Street Violence in Late Victorian Manchester

Andrew Davies 

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