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Harriet is an AHRC-funded (London Arts & Humanities Partnership) PhD candidate in the English department at King's College London. She was co-editor of the King's English blog from January 2019 to May 2021.

Research interests

Victorian literature; communication technologies; gender & sexuality; media theory; digital media

Harriet's doctoral thesis explores depictions of telegraph operators in late nineteenth-century British and American literature. Harriet’s broader research interests lie in the intersections between literature, telecommunications technologies, gender, and sexuality. 


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    Thompson, Harriet (Recipient), 13 Jun 2019

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