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  Professor Lois Bibbings
Post(s): Research Fellow, Bristol Medical School (PHS)
Professor of Law, Gender and History, University of Bristol Law School
Areas of expertise: I have written about violence and non-violence, the military, crime, sexuality, the body, cosmetic surgery, female genital...
Keywords: gender | (non)violence | sexuality | military | widening participation | history | masculinities | crime
  Professor Judith Bryce
Post(s): Senior Research Fellow in Italian, Department of Italian
Emeritus Professor, Department of Italian
Areas of expertise: My early research interests focused on mid-sixteenth-century Florentine cultural history, but I have also published on modern...
Keywords: culture | Florentine cultural history | Italian literature | Florence | gender | women
  Professor Terrell Carver
Post(s): Professor of Political Theory, School of Sociology, Politics and International Studies
Areas of expertise: I am a scholar of political ideas and philosophies, particularly Marx/Engels/Marxism and more recent studies within feminist...
Keywords: Marx | Engels | Marxism | gender | masculinity | Postmodernism | opera and politics | political philosophy
  Dr Katharine Charsley
Post(s): Reader in Sociology, School of Sociology, Politics and International Studies
Areas of expertise: My principle research interests are in gender, the family, and migration, particularly in the field of cross-border marriages....
Keywords: gender | the family | migration | graduate migration | transnational marriages | ethnicity | transnationalism
  Professor Gillian Clark
Post(s): Senior Research Fellow in Classics & Ancient History, Department of Classics & Ancient History
Emeritus Professor of Classics & Ancient History, Department of Classics & Ancient History
Areas of expertise: My research field is the relationship of inherited classical culture and late antique Christianity. I work especially on...
Keywords: classical culture | Christianity | Augustine | Porphyry | Iamblichus | gender | Augustine City of God
  Professor Gavin D'Costa
Post(s): Professor in Catholic Theology, Department of Religion and Theology
Areas of expertise: Christian relations with other religions. Christianity and gender issues. Modern Roman Catholic theology and practice. Christianity...
Keywords: Christianity | modern period | religion | gender | psychoanalysis | Roman Catholicism
  Dr Lesel Dawson
Post(s): Senior Lecturer, Department of English
Areas of expertise: My research is in the field of early modern English literature and culture (with a particular emphasis on the drama of the...
Keywords: English literature | lovesickness | gender | literature and medicine | revenge tragedy | Shakespeare | Thomas Middleton | John Ford
  Professor Esther Dermott
Post(s): Professor and Head of School, School for Policy Studies
Areas of expertise: How fathers combine paid employment and family life; expectations of work and fatherhood and the balancing of desires and...
Keywords: fathers | fatherhood | work/life balance | family | work/employment | gender | family friendly policies | intimacy
  Dr Anke Holdenried
Post(s): Senior Lecturer in Medieval History, Department of History (Historical Studies)
Areas of expertise: I work on the cultural and intellectual history of the Middle Ages and am particularly interested in medieval prophetic traditions....
Keywords: middle ages | medieval prophetic traditions | apocalypticism | Sibylla Tiburtina | prophetia | gender | politics
  Dr Maud Perrier
Post(s): Senior Lecturer, School of Sociology, Politics and International Studies
Areas of expertise: My main research field is located in the Sociology of Gender and Families. My research interests also include feminist activism,...
Keywords: gender | families | feminist activism | motherhood | parenting