IMLR Students Write on the Kindertransport in Jewish Historical Studies

Thursday 30 April 2020

IMLR PhD students Stephanie Homer and Angharad Mountford have both had articles published in volume 51 of the open-access journal Jewish Historical Studies. Download their articles here:

Stephanie Homer: The resilience of the refugee: how Kindertransport memoirs complicate understandings of 'resilience'.

Angharad Mountford: 'All the leaves have lost their trees': the Kindertransport as an experience of uprooting in the poetry of Gerda Mayer.

Stephanie Homer's doctoral research is on the portrayal of the Kindertransport across diverse literary genres. Angharad Mountford's research focuses on Heimat and transnationalism in the work of German-speaking women writers exiled in Britain from 1933. Both students are sponsored by the Martin Miller and Hannah Norbert-Miller Trust.