Dr Corinna Peniston-Bird

Senior Lecturer

Current Teaching

I am currently on sabbatical, but my convenorship can include HIST 250, 251, 288, 348, 421, 477.

The First World War: commemoration and memory
Peniston-Bird, C.M., Gregory, I.N. 15/11/2017 In: Routledge Handbook of Spatial History . London : Routledge
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

Lancaster: Remembering 1914-18
Gregory, I.N., Peniston-Bird, C.M., Donnelly, P., Hughes, M.J. 1/08/2017 The History Press. ISBN: 9780750968256.
Book

'Yes, we had no bananas': sharing memories of the Second World War
Peniston-Bird, C.M. 19/04/2017 In: Food, drink, and the written word in Britain, 1820-1945. London : Routledge
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

Gender and the Second World War: lessons of war
Peniston-Bird, C.M., Vickers, E. 12/2016 London : Palgrave. 288 p. ISBN: 9781137524577.
Book

Civilians into soldiers: war, the body and British army recruits, 1939–45
Peniston-Bird, C.M. 17/10/2016 In: Contemporary British History. 30, 4, 2 p.
Book/Film/Article review

Anon was a woman (Virginia Woolf), and a woman at war
Peniston-Bird, C.M. 2016
Conference paper

Streets of mourning, Lancaster: the impact of First World War casualties on a northern town
Peniston-Bird, C.M., Gregory, I.N. 2016
Conference paper

Working with 'experts': museums, community groups and academics in partnership
Peniston-Bird, C.M. 2016
Conference paper

Introduction
Peniston-Bird, C.M., Ugolini, W. 02/2015 In: Journal of War and Culture Studies. 8, 1, 8 p.
Editorial

The grieving male in memorialization: monuments of discretion
Peniston-Bird, C.M. 8/01/2015 In: Journal of War and Culture Studies. 8, 1, p. 41-56. 16 p.
Journal article

Of hockey sticks and Sten guns: British auxiliaries and their weapons in the second world war
Peniston-Bird, C. 2014 In: Women's History Magazine. Autumn 2014, 76, p. 13-22. 10 p.
Journal article

The people's war in personal testimony and bronze: sorority and the memorial to The Women of World War II
Peniston-Bird, C. 22/11/2013 In: British cultural memory and the Second World War. London : Bloomsbury Academic p. 67-87. 21 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

War and Peace in the Cloakroom: The Controversy over the Memorial to the Women of World War II
Peniston-Bird, C. 17/10/2012 In: Representations of peace and conflict. Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan ISBN: 9780230298668.
Chapter

'All in it together and backs to the wall': relating patriotism and the people's war in the 21st century
Peniston-Bird, C. 2012 In: Oral History. Autumn, n/a, p. 69-80. 12 p.
Journal article

La costruzione di un’identità nazionale austriaca nella letteratura turistica, 1918-1938
Peniston-Bird, C. 2011 In: Archivio Trentino. 2011, 1, p. 65-86. 21 p.
Journal article

Glorified, Contested and Mobilized: the Alps in the Deutscher und Oesterreichischer Alpenverein from the 1860s to 1933
Peniston-Bird, C., Rohkramer, T., Schulz, F.R. 2010 In: Austrian Studies. 18, 2010, p. 141-158. 18 p.
Journal article

Austria
Peniston-Bird, C. 2009 In: The Oxford Handbook of Fascism. New York : Oxford University Press p. 434-452. 19 p. ISBN: 978-0-19-929131-1.
Chapter

History Beyond the Text: A Student's Guide to approaching alternative sources
Barber, S., Peniston-Bird, C. 2009 Routledge. 208 p.
Scholarly edition

Introduction
Barber, S., Peniston-Bird, C. 2009 In: History beyond the Text. London : Routledge p. 1-14. 14 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

Oral History, The Sound of Memory
Peniston-Bird, C. 2009 In: History Beyond the Text. London and New York : Routledge p. 105-121. 17 p. ISBN: 0-415-42961-7.
Chapter

'I wondered who'd be the first to spot that': Dad's Army at war, in the media and in memory.
Peniston-Bird, C.M. 1/08/2007 In: Media History. 13, 2-3, p. 183-202. 20 p.
Journal article

Contesting Home Defence: Men, Women and the Home Guard in the Second World War.
Peniston-Bird, C.M., Summerfield, P. 2007 Manchester : Manchester University Press. 328 p. ISBN: 978-0-7190-6201-8.
Book

Edith Summerskill and women's home defence
Peniston-Bird, C.M. 2006 In: Women and war: a historical encyclopaedia from antiquity to the present. Santa Barbara : ABC Clio Press 742 p. ISBN: 1851097708.
Chapter

Coffee, Klimt and climbing: constructing an Austrian national identity in tourist literature 1918-1938.
Peniston-Bird, C.M. 2005 In: Histories of Tourism: Representation, Identity and Conflict. Clevedon : Channel'View Publications 162 p. ISBN: 1-84541-032-7.
Chapter

'Classifying the body in the Second World War: British men in and out of uniform'.
Peniston-Bird, C.M. 1/12/2003 In: Body and Society. 9, 4, p. 31-48. 18 p.
Journal article

'Hey, you're dead!' : the multiple uses of humour in representations of British national defence in the Second World War.
Peniston-Bird, C.M., Summerfield, A.P. 09/2001 In: Journal of European Studies. 31, 123, p. 413-435. 23 p.
Journal article

Blitz : a pictorial history of Britain under attack.
Peniston-Bird, C.M. 2001 London : Caxton Editions. 184 p.
Book

Women in the firing line : the Home Guard and the defence of gender boundaries in Britain in the Second World War.
Summerfield, A.P., Peniston-Bird, C.M. 06/2000 In: Women's History Review. 9, 2, p. 231-255. 25 p.
Journal article

A soldier and a woman : sexual integration in the military.
Peniston-Bird, C.M., De Groot, G.J. 2000 Harlow : Pearson Education.
Book

Ambiguity, contradiction, possibility.
Peniston-Bird, C.M. 2000 In: A soldier and a woman : sexual integration in the military. Harlow : Pearson Education p. 175-184. 10 p.
Chapter

Delilah shaves her hair : women, the military and Hollywood.
Peniston-Bird, C.M. 2000 In: A soldier and a woman : sexual integration in the military. Harlow : Pearson Education p. 320-336. 17 p.
Chapter

Vienna
Peniston-Bird, C. 11/1997 Oxford : ABC-CLIO. 159 p. ISBN: 9781851092758.
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