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    Vice Chancellor’s Research Fellow in History & History of Art

    School of History, Philosophy and Culture

    Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

    Dr Sally Holloway

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    Location: T526, Tonge Building

    Dr Sally Holloway is a historian of gender, emotions, and material culture in Britain over the long eighteenth century. She completed her AHRC-funded PhD at Royal Holloway, University of London in 2013, and subsequently worked on the Georgians season at Historic Royal Palaces, and taught at Queen Mary University of London, Oxford Brookes University, and Richmond, The American International University in London. Sally joined Oxford Brookes in autumn 2017 as Vice Chancellor's Research Fellow in History & History of Art.

    Sally recently completed her monograph The Game of Love in Georgian England: Courtship, Emotions & Material Culture, which will be published with the Oxford University Press series 'Emotions in History' in January 2019. She is currently co-editing a special issue of Cultural & Social History on romantic love with Dr Katie Barclay, in which she has an article on Valentine's Day in Georgian England. Her next major research project will examine the history of heartbreak in Britain.