University of Hertfordshire

Dr Katrina Navickas DPhil, MA (Oxon), FRHS

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Katrina Navickas

Dr Katrina Navickas DPhil, MA (Oxon), FRHS

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Postal address:
University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, Hertfordshire
United Kingdom

Expertise

Teaching specialisms

level 4:

  • Cashing In: Traders and Consumers 1550-2001

 level 5: 

Making Histories - public history work experience

level 6:

  • Popular protest, riot and reform in Britain, 1760-1848
  • Boom cities and new towns in the twentieth century

 I am the programme co-ordinator for the MA History. 

I am supervisor for these postgraduate students:

- Peter Elliott, PhD, part-time, ‘The origins and development of aircraft museums in the UK’

- Nicola Wood, DHeritage, part-time, 'collaboration in the heritage industry'

- Pauline Schofield, PhD, part-time, ‘A Life Geography of L. Edna Walter B.Sc., O.B.E. (1866-1962), Woman of Science, Agent of the State, Mountaineer: Women’s Emancipation at the Intersection of Space, Place, Gender and Power’

I welcome students wishing to study 18th and 19th century British history, particularly relating to regional history, social movements and popular politics, 20th century modernism, landscape, historical and cultural geography, and digital history.

 

Commercial and public engagement

I am the Director of Regional and Local History Research

and editor of the UH Press book series Explorations in Local and Regional History

I have reviewed for the London Review of Books

I have worked with several HLF funded community projects, including Kennington Chartist Project 2018 and the Peterloo 2019 commemorations.

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