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Jane Harrison is currently studying for a PhD at the University of Portsmouth, UK. Having completed an MA in Victorian Studies at Birkbeck, University of London, her research centres on Victorian culture and society. Her PhD is focusing on the Victorian female collector and chatelaine of Sudeley Castle, Emma Dent, and her interaction with celebrity culture through her memorabilia, autograph collections, diaries, and social network.

Education/Academic qualification

MA, Victorian Studies (Distinction), Birkbeck University of London

1 Sept 20001 Jul 2002

Award Date: 1 Aug 2002

MA, History (2.1), University of Cambridge

1 Sept 19901 Jun 1993

Award Date: 30 Jun 1993


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