Past Fellowships

Academics who have sucessfully completed a fellowship with the Durham Residential Research Library.

Past Fellows – 2018/19

Holland Visiting Fellow (Department of Archaeology & Museums, Government of Pakistan)

Research Interest: Research on different aspects of the Buddhist Art of Gandhara

Holland Visiting Fellow (University of Exeter)

Research Interest: History of Science Printed Collection / Hospitality in Early Modern Literature and Culture

Lendrum Visiting Fellow (University of York)

Research Interest: History of Science at cathedral and wider 16thC

Holland Visiting Fellow (Università degli Stranieri di Siena)

Research Interest: The “Convento dos Inglesinhos”, England, and continental Europe during the nineteenth century

Holland Visiting Fellow (Edinburgh Napier University)

Durham Visiting Fellow (St John’s University, Queens New York)

Holland Visiting Fellow

Research Interest: English, Scottish and Irish Colleges on the Iberian Peninsula in the Early-Modern Period.

Durham Visiting Fellow (Institute for Religion & Critical Inquiry, Australian Catholic University)

Research Interest: Mother Theresa’s Spirituality

Lendrum Visiting Fellow (Laussane, Switzerland)

Research Interest: Devotion – shrine Madonnas – 1300-1500

Holland Visiting Fellow

Research Interest: Early Christian Illuminated Manuscripts

Durham Visiting Fellow (University of Oxford)

Research Interest: Book History, Portugal, Spain, England, Early Modern, Medieval

Thoits Visiting Fellow (The University of Scranton)

Research Interest: Exploreing (1) the experiences of British and Irish Christians with these eastern communities, (2) how British and Irish Christians imagined themselves in relation and in opposition to these eastern groups, and (3) how particular British and Irish Christian groups deployed knowledge about the East in contemporary religio-political disputes.

Holland Visiting Fellow (University of York)

Research Interest: English nuns in European exile in the late sixteenth and early seventeenth centuries

Holland Visiting Fellow (University of Glasgow)

Research Interest: ‘From Venice to Durham: 500 years, 500 books’ ; circulation of Italian books abroad, during the Renaissance and beyond

Holland Visiting Fellow (British Record Society)

Research Interest: Catholics and sequestration in Early Modern Britain, 1642-1725

Lendrum Visiting Fellow

Research Interest: Veneration of saints in Durham, 1083-1539

Durham Visiting Fellow (Wisconsin-Madison)

Research Interest: Latin–Aramaic bilingualism among Palmyrene Syrians in the ancient world.

Holland Visiting Fellow (Saint Mary’s University Halifax, Nova Scotia)

Research Interest: Catholic Agency in the British Atlantic, c. 1746 – c.1860

Durham Visiting Fellow (Australian Catholic University, East Melbourne)

Research Interest: Early Chrisianity

Holland Visiting Fellow (Manchester Metropolitan University)

Research Interest: Gothic in Georgian and Victorian Durham

Holland Visiting Fellow (Leeds Centre for Victorian Studies)

Research Interest: ‘A Superabundance of Wordiness and Dreaminess’: John Lingard and the Oxford Movement’

Holland Visiting Fellow (Gettysburg College)

Research Interests: Vincent Eyre Manuscipts: My objective is to discern rhetorical patterns in the interpretation of the period’s penal laws
in order to analyse both how eighteenth-century Catholics were perceived by their society and how
Catholics presented themselves as subjects.

Durham Visiting Fellow (Australian Catholic University)

Research Interest: Medieval Theology

Lendrum Visiting Fellow (University of Bristol)

Research Interest: Monastic history writing, c.1000-1300

Holland Visiting Fellow

Research Interest:  The Catholic Women’s League and the development of a Catholic Practical Theology, 1906-2013

Durham Visiting Fellow (University of Valladolid, Spain)

Research Interest: Book history, Recusancy, History of Catholicism, Anglo-Iberian relations

Holland Visiting Fellow (University of Bristol)

Research Interest: Medieval Books and Modern Audiences: Publishing and Educational Resources

Durham Visiting Fellow (Seventh Day Adventists, USA)

Research Interest: EM international Prot – England with France and LC

Durham Visiting Fellow (Institute for Literary Studies)

Research Interest: Long Reformation 1500–1800