Date: 6 January 2009
The Department of History is pleased to announce that Professor Jeffrey Richards and Professor Kate Newey (University of Birmingham) have secured AHRC funding (£381 000) for their project 'A Cultural History of British Pantomime, 1837-1901'. The project will start in October 2009, and run for 3 years. The grant includes financing of a doctoral studentship, to be supervised by Professor Newey in Birmingham, and a postdoctoral research associate who will be based in the Department of History and work with Professor Richards.
Associated departments and research centres: History