Staff in the Department of History

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Dr Justin Bengry

Lecturer in Queer History, MA Queer History course convenor
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Justin is a cultural historian of sexualities and the queer past focusing on twentieth-century Britain.

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Dr Hannah Elias

Lecturer in Black British History
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Cultural historian of the twentieth century researching Black British histories, religion, media and public history.

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Dr Kesewa John

Lecturer in Black British History, Convenor MA Black British History
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Kesewa is a bilingual (French/English) Black feminist historian curious about stories which defy borders

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Dr John Rees

Visiting Research Fellow
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John is researching his second book on the English Revolution of the 1640s, following The Leveller Revolution (Verso, 20

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Dr Erica Wald

Senior Lecturer in Modern History
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Erica's research intersects the fields of social, colonial, medical and military history, with a focus on South Asia.