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Accepting PhD Students

PhD projects

I am open to PhD applications in the fields of: - Early modern British history, particularly social and cultural history

1986 …2019

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Personal profile

Interests

Christopher Marsh spent nine long, hard years in Cambridge before escaping to Belfast in 1992. When he is not reading, researching, teaching, writing, marking or administrating, he likes to cycle, run, grow vegetables, track otters and entertain his various offspring. He offers various modules on aspects of early modern English history. He held a Leverhulme Research Fellowship 2004-6 and a visiting fellowship at Clare Hall, Cambridge in 2004, and is now a life member of the college.

Particulars

Relevant Website

www.bodley.ox.ac.uk/ballads/ballads.htm [this provides on-line access to hundreds of early modern broadside ballads]

www.a2a.org.uk/ [this connects the user to many archival catalogues, searchable by subject, name etc]

Research Statement

He is a social and cultural historian, working mainly on England during the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. His first projects all concerned aspects of popular religion, but he is now writing a book provisionally entitled ‘Music and the people in early modern England'.

Teaching

Dr Chris Marsh teaches on the following programmes / modules:

Undergraduate

110HIS318Popular Culture

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Projects

Research Output

Best-Selling Ballads and the Female Voices of Thomas Deloney

Marsh, C., 01 May 2019, In : Huntington Library Quarterly. 82, 1, p. 127-154

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Best-selling ballads in early modern England

Marsh, C., 30 Sep 2019, The Edinburgh Companion to Literature and Music. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

A Cuckold in Space: The 'Ballading' of Stephen Seagar, 1669

Marsh, C., 2018, Faith, Place and People in Early Modern England: Essays in Honour of Margaret Spufford. Dean, T., Parry, G. & Vallance, E. (eds.). Woodbridge: Boydell Press, p. 175-202 27 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
File
  • 2 Citations (Scopus)
    105 Downloads (Pure)

    A Woodcut and Its Wanderings in Seventeenth-Century England

    Marsh, C., Aug 2016, In : Huntington Library Quarterly. 79, 2, p. 245-262

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
  • 3 Citations (Scopus)
    541 Downloads (Pure)

    Prizes

    Choice 'Outstanding Academic Title 2011'.

    Marsh, Christopher (Recipient), 2011

    Prize: Other distinction

  • Mid-Career Fellowship (British Academy) 2013

    Marsh, Christopher (Recipient), Jan 2013

    Prize: Fellowship awarded competitively

  • QUB Teaching Prize, 2000 [see below for details]

    Marsh, Christopher (Recipient), 2000

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

    QUB Vice-Chanellor's Research Prize for Innovation

    Marsh, Christopher (Recipient), 2016

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

    Research Fellowship (Leverhulme Trust) 1996

    Marsh, Christopher (Recipient), Feb 1996

    Prize: Fellowship awarded competitively

  • Activities

    Royal Historical Society (External organisation)

    Christopher Marsh (Advisor)

    Jan 2020Jul 2020

    Activity: Membership typesMembership of national or international committees and working groups

    University of Bristol (External organisation)

    Christopher Marsh (Advisor)

    2020

    Activity: Membership typesMembership of peer review panel or committee

    Institute of Historical Research (External organisation)

    Christopher Marsh (Advisor)

    2020 → …

    Activity: Membership typesMembership of national or international committees and working groups

    The Seventeenth Century (Journal)

    Christopher Marsh (Peer reviewer)

    10 Jan 2020

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-review

    Oxford University Press (Publisher)

    Christopher Marsh (Peer reviewer)

    2019

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-review

    Press / Media

    BBC TV interview for Spanish Armada programme (Lucy Worsley)

    Christopher Marsh

    17/09/2019

    1 Media contribution

    Press/Media: Expert Comment

    Radio 3 'Early Music Show'

    Christopher Marsh

    04/06/2017

    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Public Engagement Activities

    Nashe Project Podcast 2: Sound and Song

    Christopher Marsh

    21/07/2016

    1 Media contribution

    Press/Media: Expert Comment