Dr. Miranda Kaufmann
Institute of Commonwealth Studies
About Dr. Miranda
Dr. Miranda Kaufmann is the author of the Wolfson History Prize and Nayef Al-Rodhan Prize shortlisted book Black Tudors: The Untold Story (2017). She read History at Christ Church, Oxford and is now an Honorary Fellow of the University of Liverpool, a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society and of the Royal Society of Arts, and a Senior Research Fellow at the Institute of Commonwealth Studies, School of Advanced Study, University of London, where she co-convenes the ‘What’s Happening in Black British History?’ workshop series. She is currently working on her second book, Heiresses: Slavery & The Caribbean Marriage Trade; as Lead Historian for the Colonial Countryside project; and taking her work into schools with her Teaching Black Tudors project. www.mirandakaufmann.com
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