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Cambridge AHRC DTP Cohort 4 - Student Profiles

Cambridge AHRC DTP Cohort 4 - Student Profiles
Oliver Aiken
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Professor Saul Dubow
  • College: Trinity
  • AHRC subject area: History
  • Title of thesis: Futures Past: Making the Radical Case for the Bantustans in Apartheid South Africa
Chloe Allison
  • Department: Music
  • Supervisor: Professor Susan Rankin
  • College: Selwyn
  • AHRC Subject Area: Music
  • Thesis Title: The Creation, Transmission and Dissemination of the Medieval Polyphonic Practice of Organum Purum
Monique Arntz
  • Department: Department of Archaeology and Anthropology
  • Supervisor: Dr. Augusta McMahon
  • College: Trinity College
  • AHRC subject area: Archeaology
  • Title of thesis: Beyond meaning. An Artefact Approach to the Neolithic Figurines from Tell Sabi Abyad (Syria) and Ҫatalhöyük (Turkey)
Robin Bates
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Professor Gary Gerstle
  • College: Queens' College
  • AHRC Subject Area: History
  • Title of Thesis: Civil War Veterans' Pensions, Politics, and Historical Memory in Gilded Age America.
Alice Blow
  • Department: History of Art
  • Supervisor: Dr Alexander Marr
  • College: Downing
  • AHRC subject area: History of Art
  • Title of thesis: Cross-dressing in Art and Culture in Early Modern Northern Europe, c.1500-1650
Jenny Boddy
  • Department: Law Faculty
  • Supervisors: Ms Jo Miles and Ms Amy Goymour
  • College: Trinity Hall
  • AHRC subject area: Law and Legal Studies
  • Title of thesis: Property Law: A Person with Vulnerability's Experience
Annie Bosse
  • Department: Philosophy
  • Supervisor: Professor Rae Langton
  • College: Girton
  • AHRC subject area: Philosophy
  • Title of thesis: It's a stereotype because it's true!
Laura Brassington
  • Department: History and Philosophy of Science
  • Supervisors: Professor Jim Secord and Dr Anne Secord
  • College: King's
  • AHRC subject area: History
  • Title of Thesis: Considering Nineteenth-Century Hierarchies through Charles Darwin's Correspondence
Ella Brown
  • Department: Archaeology and Anthropology
  • Supervisor: Dr Jay Stock
  • College: Downing
  • AHRC subject area: Archaeology
  • Title of thesis: The functional adaptation of mandibular trabecular bone in relation to the dentition
Katarzyna Buzanska
  • Department: Social Anthropology
  • Supervisor: Sian Lazar
  • College: Trinity Hall
  • AHRC Subject Area: Language & Literature: Ethnography and Anthropology
  • Title of Thesis: [provisional] Language, Identity and Plurinationalism in Bolivia's Schooling Environment
Chiara Capulli
  • Department: History of Art
  • Supervisor: Dr Donal Cooper
  • College: Pembroke
  • AHRC subject area: History of Art
  • Title of thesis: [Provisional] The Effects of the Florentine Siege on spaces for devotion and artistic patronage networks c.1480-c.1550
Eoin Carter
  • Department: History and Philosophy of Science
  • Supervisor: Professor James Secord
  • College: Darwin
  • AHRC subject area: History
  • Title of thesis: Radical Politics and Popular Science in Britain, 1815-48
Philippa Carter
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Professor Alexandra Walsham
  • College: Trinity Hall
  • AHRC subject area: History
  • Title of thesis: Traversing the boundary between the passions and pathology in England c. 1425-1625
Francesco Colombo
  • Department: Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic
  • Supervisor: Dr Judy Quinn
  • College: Clare
  • AHRC subject area: Languages and Literature
  • Title of thesis: (provisional) The Young Sigurðr Section of the Codex Regius of the Poetic Edda: A Literary Analysis
Sarah Kaarina Crockford
  • Department of Theoretical and Applied Linguistics
  • Dr Napoleon Katsos
  • Trinity College
  • Linguistics
  • The interaction between multilingualism and cognition in autism spectrum conditions
Eloise Davies
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Dr Richard Serjeantson
  • College: Peterhouse
  • AHRC subject area: History
  • Title of thesis: Venice, England and seventeenth-century conceptions of the state
Lewis Defrates
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Professor Gary Gerstle
  • College: Sidney Sussex
  • AHRC Subject Area: History
  • Title of Thesis: Travelling Performers, Movement and the Exportation of Visions of the United States to Great Britain, 1865-1914.
Nicholas Devlin
  • Department: Department of Politics and International Studies (POLIS)
  • Supervisor: Dr Chris Brooke
  • College: Robinson
  • AHRC subject area: Political Theory
  • Title of thesis: 'Political Conversion' on the West-European Left, c.1936-c.1980
Rachel Dryden
  • Department: Divinity
  • Supervisor: Dr Holger Zellentin
  • College: Lucy Cavendish
  • AHRC subject area: Theology and Religious Studies
  • Title of thesis: Angels in the Qur’ān: Heavenly Messengers in the light of Late Antique, Near Middle Eastern, Jewish-Christian Beliefs about Angels
Autumn Ellis
  • Department: Law
  • Supervisor: Professor John Bell
  • College: Robinson College
  • AHRC Subject area: Law and Legal Studies
  • Title of Thesis: Counter-extremism and control of religious belief
Michael Foran
  • Department: Law
  • Supervisor: Professor T.R.S. Allan
  • College: Trinity Hall
  • AHRC Subject Area: Law and Legal Studies
  • Title of Thesis: (provisional) Pillars of Sand: The conflicting philosophical foundations of Anti-Discrimination Law
Imogen Galilee
  • Department: Law
  • Supervisors: Professor David Feldman and Dr Kirsty Hughes
  • College: Wolfson
  • AHRC Subject Area: Law and Legal Studies
  • Title of Thesis: (provisional) Legal controls on politicians who lie
Lewis Alexandar Graham
  • Department: Law
  • Supervisors: Professor Mark Elliott and Dr David Erdos
  • College: Pembroke
  • AHRC Subject Area: Law
  • Thesis title: (provisional) The Politics of the Judiciary in the Modern UK Supreme Court
Valentina A. Grasso
  • Department: Faculty of Divinity
  • Supervisor: Professor Garth Fowden
  • College: St Edmund’s College
  • AHRC subject area: Theology, Divinity and Religion
  • Title of thesis: Pagan and Scripturalist Antecedents of Islam in Arabia
Harry Harland
  • Department: Law
  • Supervisor: Professor Matthew Kramer
  • College: Gonville and Caius
  • AHRC subject area: Legal Philosophy
  • Title of thesis: (provisional) Responsibility as Revelation: Reconciling Free Will Scepticism and Individual Responsibility
Alexandra S. Ilieva
  • Department: Divinity
  • Supervisor: Dr. Ankur Barua
  • College: Lucy Cavendish College
  • AHRC Subject Area: Religious Studies
  • Thesis Title: (Provisional) "Exposing Traditions: Using Intercultural Studies to Broaden the Boundaries of Our Thought"
Anton Maria Maurits Jaeger
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Chris Meckstroth/Chris Bickerton
  • College: Girton
  • AHRC subject area: History
  • Title of thesis: Populism and the 'Democracy of Producers' in the United States, 1877-c.1922
Sarah Jilani
  • Department: English
  • Supervisor: Dr. Priyamvada Gopal
  • College: King's College
  • AHRC subject area: Comparative Literature, Post-Colonial Studies
  • Title of thesis: The Literature and Film of Decolonisation in Africa and South Asia
Lisa Kazianka
  • Department: Faculty of Education
  • Supervisor: David Whitley
  • College: Churchill
  • AHRC subject area: Education
  • Title of Thesis: Rewriting a Legend - Depictions of Masculinities in Contemporary Arthurian Narratives for Children
Serena Laiena
  • Department: Italian
  • Supervisor: Helena Sanson
  • College: Clare College
  • AHRC subject area: Italian Studies
  • Title of thesis: Giovan Battista Andreini (1576-1654) on Stage: Between Language and Intertextuality
Michael Lewis
  • Department: Archaeology
  • Supervisor: Dr Augusta McMahon
  • College: Magdalene College
  • AHRC subject area: Archaeology
  • Title of thesis: How do social transformations from the 4th-early 3rd millennium BCE influence and manifest themselves in the choice of raw materials, and chaîne opératoire of pottery in the Shahrizor and Bazyan Valley?
Christa Lundberg
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Scott Mandelbrote
  • College: Trinity College
  • AHRC subject area: History
  • Title of thesis: The Visual Philosophy of Charles de Bovelles (1479 - 1566)
Benjamin Marschall
  • Department: Philosophy
  • Supervisor: Dr Tim Button
  • College: Darwin
  • AHRC subject area: Philosophy
  • Title of thesis: Domains and Ontology
Thomas Matthews Boehmer
  • Department: Archaeology
  • Supervisor: Professor Martin Millett
  • College: Fitzwilliam
  • AHRC subject area: Archaeology
  • Title of thesis: TBA
Lucy McDonald
  • Department: Philosophy
  • Supervisor: Professor Rae Langton
  • College: Trinity Hall
  • AHRC subject area: Philosophy
  • Title of thesis: (Provisional) Slut-Shaming and the Language of Shame
Mr Conor McKee
  • Department: English
  • Supervisors: Prof Nicolette Zeeman, Prof John Marenbon
  • College: Pembroke
  • AHRC subject area: Language and Literature
  • Title of thesis: Piers Plowman and Scholastic Creation Theology
Liana Minkova
  • Department: Department of Politics and International Studies (POLIS)
  • Supervisor: Dr Adam Branch
  • College: Trinity Hall
  • AHRC subject area: Politics and International Studies (Diplomacy and International Relations), Law and Legal Studies
  • Title of thesis: The 'ICR Dilemma': Individual Criminal Responsibility for Collective Crimes at the ICC
Dorota Molin
  • Department: Hebrew Studies, Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies
  • Supervisor: Prof Geoffrey Khan
  • College: Trinity Hall
  • AHRC subject area: Languages and Literature: Asiatic & Oriental Studies
  • Title of thesis: The North-Eastern Neo-Aramaic Jewish dialect of Dohok (Iraqi Kurdistan)
Matyas Moravec
  • Department: Faculty of Divinity
  • Supervisor: Professor Sarah Coakley
  • College: Pembroke College
  • AHRC Subject Area: Theology, Divinity and Religion
  • Title of Thesis: Bathing God in an Atmosphere of Spatiality: Henri Bergson and Analytic Philosophy of Religion
George Morris
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Dr Ben Griffin
  • College: Trinity Hall
  • AHRC subject area: History
  • Title of thesis: Masculinity, sexuality and intimacy in nineteenth-century religion
Yahya Nurgat
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Dr Helen Pfeifer
  • College: Clare
  • AHRC subject area: History
  • Title of thesis: Space, Ritual and Religious Experience in the Ottoman Hajj, 1660-1760.
Lily Ní Dhomhnaill
  • Department: English
  • Supervisor: Dr. Fiona Green
  • College: Corpus Christi
  • AHRC subject area: American Literature
  • Title of thesis: Spaces of Shame in Contemporary Poetry
Alice O'Driscoll
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Dr Clare Jackson
  • College: Jesus
  • AHRC subject area: History
  • Title of thesis: Finding Aristotelian modes of governance in the seventeenth-century family
Konstantinos Pittas
  • Department: Department of Politics and International Studies (POLIS)
  • Supervisor: Dr Duncan Bell
  • College: Girton College
  • AHRC subject area: Political Theory
  • Title of thesis: Towards a New Social Imaginary - The Aesthetic Dimension of Radical Democratic Politics
Calum Platts
  • Department: Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic
  • Supervisor: Prof. Simon Keynes
  • College: Christ's
  • AHRC subject area: History
  • Title of Thesis: Anglo-Saxon Kingship: Foreign Perceptions and Influences in the Seventh and Eighth Centuries.
Damien Pollard
  • Department: Centre for Film and Screen, MML
  • Supervisor: Dr John David Rhodes
  • College: Pembroke
  • AHRC subject area: Film
  • Title of thesis:The Voice in Giallo Cinema
Benjamin Quarshie
  • Department: Spanish and Portuguese
  • Supervisor: Dr Rory O'Bryen
  • College: King's
  • AHRC subject area: Languages and Literature
  • Title of thesis: [Provisional] In What Country?: Flight, Dispossession and the Locations of 'Blackness' in Latin America
Jeanine Quené
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Professor Gary Gerstle
  • College: Sidney Sussex College
  • AHRC subject area: History
  • Title of Thesis: Womanhood in Ku Klux Klan Ideology, 1915-1930
Emma Joy Reay, BA Oxon MA Cantab
  • Department: Faculty of Education
  • Supervisor: Dr. Zoe Jaques
  • College: Homerton
  • AHRC Subject Area: Education
  • Title of Thesis: Appraising the Poetic Potential of Children's Video Games
Amanda Roig-Marín
  • Department: Faculty of English
  • Supervisor: Dr Laura Wright
  • College: Selwyn
  • AHRC subject area: Medieval English Language and Literature
  • Title of thesis: Tba
Frances Rothwell Hughes
  • Department: History of Art and Architecture
  • Supervisor: Dr Alexander Marr
  • College: Pembroke
  • AHRC subject area: History of Art
  • Title of thesis: [Provisional] The Early Modern Heraldic Imagination
Jana Christina Schuster
  • Department: Faculty of Architecture and History of Art
  • Supervisor: Dr James Campbell
  • College: Robinson College
  • AHRC subject area: Architecture
  • Title of thesis: The Architectural Patronage of the 2nd Duke of Montagu, 1709-49.
Helen Sunderland
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Dr Ben Griffin
  • College: Corpus Christi
  • AHRC subject area: History
  • Title of thesis: The Political Socialisation of Schoolgirls in Late Victorian and Edwardian England
Hester van Hensbergen
  • Department: POLIS
  • Supervisor: Dr Duncan Kelly
  • College: King's
  • AHRC subject area: Political Science and International Relations
  • Title of thesis: Finite Earth and the Global Future in Anglophone Political Thought, c. 1960-1990.
Benedek Varga
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Dr William O'Reilly
  • College: Trinity Hall
  • AHRC subject area: History
  • Title of thesis: Transylvania: The German "America"