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

Matthews, J. (Speaker)

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk


    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
    Event titleInland Waterways Association Winter Talks Programme
    Event typeOther
    LocationManchester, United Kingdom
    Degree of RecognitionRegional