The Monstrous Economy: PhD Thesis Extract

Earlier this year I was awarded a PhD in Cultural History from the University of Portsmouth. My PhD research examined middle-class guilt as a motivation for the creation, and promotion of monster stereotypes for socially outcast 'others' in Britain during the nineteenth century. I've created an abridged version here, but if you'd like to read the full thesis, get in touch.

‘The Seven Whistlers’

I was delighted to be asked to contribute a piece to the Folklore Thursday website. This site is a must-see for any lovers of lore. They have an extremely dedicated team who work hard to bring you the best in folklore narratives! You can follow FT on Twitter & contribute & follow along as folks …

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