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Clare's research focuses on British women’s history, the history of British imperialism and transnational / global history. She has written several books and is currently working on a study of nineteenth-century networks of liberal religion and social reform which explores links between Bengali, American and British activists. 

Expertise:

  • Nineteenth-century British women’s history
  • History of the anti-slavery movement
  • Women and imperialism
  • Women, religion and social reform 

Clare has experience of being interviewed for radio, TV and print.

Notable Media Coverage: 

The Independent [August 2015]
How women's key role in abolition has yet to receive the attention it deserves 

Clare Midgley

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