Liminality in David Copperfield

Unit member Sophie Phelps has recently had a piece published on the CLiC Dickens blog on the University of Birmingham website regarding her research on liminal women in Dickens’s novels. Her article is available to read here.


John Scholes Transport History Research Essay Competition

The John Scholes Prize, of up to €200 (200 Euros),  AND vouchers up to the value of £150 to be spent on books at SAGE publications, is awarded annually to the writer of a publishable paper based on original research into any aspect of the history of transport and mobility.

The prize is intended to recognise budding transport historians. It may be awarded to the writer of one outstanding article, or be divided between two or more entrants. Typically, the prize is awarded for research completed as part of a PhD.

Deadline: 2nd August 2019