Dr Stewart Beale
Research Assistant at University of Leicester
Stewart undertook his PhD funded by the AHRC Midlands3Cities Doctoral Training Partnership at the University of Leicester 2014-18. His thesis examined the experiences of war widows during and after the British Civil Wars, with particular reference to the Midlands. He has published two articles in academic journals: ‘John Leming and the High Court of Chivalry: urban ideas of social exclusivity in early Stuart Colchester', The Local Historian, 46 (2016), pp. 116-128; and ‘War widows and revenge in Restoration England’, The Seventeenth Century, 33:2 (2018), pp. 195-217.