Department of History

DEPARTMENT OF

History

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Virginia Vandenberg

Ph.D. Candidate
British Imperial History, Gender History, Historiography, Social History of Science

 

Email: v.vandenberg@queensu.ca

 

Education

2014       MA, History, Queen’s University, “Julia Cartwright, Cecilia Ady, and Negotiations of Class and Gender in the Nineteenth-Century Historical Discipline.”
2012       BA, History, extended minor in English Literature, University of the Fraser Valley


Conference Presentations:

2017       Forthcoming. Berkshire Conference on the History of Women, Genders, and Sexualities, Hofstra University, NY.
2016       “Charlotte Yonge, Edith Thompson and ‘Boundary Work’ in Nineteenth-Century Periodicals.” Research Society for Victorian Periodicals Conference, University of Missouri-Kansas City.
2014       “Civilizing Influences: Gender and the Empire in Nineteenth-Century British Museums.” Carleton Underhill Colloquium, Ottawa.
2014       “Civilizing Influences: Gender and the Empire in Nineteenth-Century British Museums.” McGill-Queen’s Graduate Conference, Montreal.
2014       Panelist, Clio’s Craft History Department Workshop, Queen’s University, Kingston.