AHRC Chase PhD studentship: Narratives of Fall: the Archive and Art Collection of the Nineteenth Century Foundling Hospital — Birkbeck, University of London
*CALL FOR APPLICANTS*
We are working with Birkbeck School of Arts on a three-year fully funded Collaborative Doctoral Award beginning 1 October 2023. Titled 'Narratives of Fall: The Archive and Art Collection of the Nineteenth-Century Foundling Hospital,' the research will examine the role of the Foundling Hospital in the mid-Victorian era. As well as producing a PhD thesis, the successful applicant will contribute to an exhibition and to our website.
Interested to find out more, or know someone who would be? Find more information on the Birkbeck website, deadline for applications 13 January: http://ow.ly/9IX450M2hv4
This PhD research will examine the work of the Foundling Hospital in the mid-Victorian period as part of a broader examination of the representation of female sexuality and its regulation in the period.