Reading the Waterways: People, Literature, and Canals in Britain since 1761

Matthews, J. (Speaker)

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Description

University of Huddersfield senior lecturer Dr Jodie Matthews has been appointed the Canal and River Trust’s first Honorary Research Fellow. In the past, she has investigated nineteenth-century attitudes towards Romani people. Now, she turns her attention to the ways in which people who worked and lived on canals in the Victorian period were represented.
Period12 Mar 2018
Held atInland Waterways Association Winter Talks Programme
Event typeOther
LocationManchester, United Kingdom
Degree of RecognitionRegional