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

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 KingdomShow on map
Degree of RecognitionRegional