The Trickster Prince

Matt Houlbrook: mobile historian; beard growing, head shaving; occasional cycling.

Genealogies; or where a book comes from

As strange as it seems, I never meant to write a book about one man. It started with another man – an offcut from my PhD that didn’t make the … Continue reading

December 4, 2014 · 1 Comment

Why do we need to rethink modern British studies?

Originally posted on Modern British Studies Birmingham:
Matt Houlbrook We came together as the new research centre Modern British Studies at Birmingham in February 2014. Our aim was to create…

December 3, 2014 · Leave a comment