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Dilara Scholz


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Research interests

Material Culture of Death and Mourning 

Death History 

History of Emotions 

Modern British Society and Culture 

Political History 


Teaching Fellow of the HEA 

Member of the Royal Historical Society 

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My research is focused on the nineteenth century material culture of death in the context of material culture studies and the history of emotions. Alongside objects related to death and mourning, I am also looking at ego-documents and printed media of the time.