‘On the Road’ – Casual Ward Diaries 1928-35

‘On the Road’ – Casual Ward Diaries 1928-35

Peter Higginbotham is the author of the richly comprehensive workhouses.org.uk/. Peter became interested in workhouses while researching his own family history, since then he has visited ‘hundreds of former workhouse sites across the British Isles, from Truro to...
Archive Excavations

Archive Excavations

One of the core aims of the Stray Voices project is to bring academic research and its methodologies to a broader audience. My role in the project is to produce a pamphlet documenting Luke Seaber’s guided walk from Stevenage to Hitchin (in the footsteps of James...
The Invention of Homelessness?

The Invention of Homelessness?

Luke Seaber is the author of Incognito Social Investigation in British Literature: Certainties in Degradation (Palgrave Macmillan, 2017), as well as other chapters and articles on nineteenth- and twentieth-century literature.  He currently teaches on modern European...