Events and Calls for Papers

Postgrads and early career Victorianists who work on London may be interested in applying for the recently established Curriers’ Company London History Essay Prize.  This year the committee particularly welcomes entries on the history of science, technology, and innovation, but an essay on any aspect of the history of London will be considered.  The prize carries an award of £1000.  Deadline is January 31, 2024.


Pregnancy and Childbirth in the Age of Victoria

Under the direction of Lisa Surridge and with the support of the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada, a group of scholars have created the peer-reviewed “Pregnancy and Childbirth in the Age of Victoria,” which can be found at 

Thus far the project consists of the following, with more to come:


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