Department of History

Empires of the Imagination: Politics, War, and the Arts in the British World, 1750-1850

A broad history of the multi-faceted relationship between the arts, political culture, and war in Britain and the British Empire between the mid-18th and mid-19th centuries.  Drawing on a broad range of archival and printed sources as well as material culture, it seeks to revise our understanding of the cultural role of the Hanoverian and early Victorian British state.


Regional Field

Transnational Themes

Research Cluster