Fields: British Empire, Global History, Intellectual History
Advisor: Sean Farrell
I am a third-year Ph.D. candidate exploring the intellectual history and ideological justifications for empire in late-nineteenth and early twentieth-century Britain. My dissertation is tentatively titled "Building an Imperial World: Ideologies of Imperialism and the Tariff Reform Movement in the
Generous funding for archival research was made possible in part from North American Conference on British Studies' Pre-Dissertation Grant in 2016, as well as the Northern Illinois History Department's Large Grant in 2015-2016.