Participant Info

First Name
Rita
Last Name
Singer
Affiliation
Comisiwn Brenhinol Henebion Cymru / Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Wales
Website URL
Keywords
Wales; Welsh writing in English; Nineteenth-Century Studies; Cultural Studies; Travel writing; WWI
Additional Contact Information
I speak German, English and conversational Welsh.

Personal Info

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About Me

Dr Rita Singer specialises in fictional and non-fictional Welsh writing in English from the nineteenth and early twentieth century. Her research interests also include the history of the visitors’ book and illustrated travel accounts. She has published articles about historical novels relating to Wales as well as edited several volumes of early Welsh novels and short stories in English. She is currently working for the U-Boat Project 1914-18: Commemorating the War at Sea, which looks at the impact of German submarine warfare in Welsh waters on the population of Wales during the first World War.

Recent Publications
Media Coverage
Country Focus
Wales; United Kingdom; Germany
Expertise by Geography
British Isles, Germany, United Kingdom, Western Europe
Expertise by Chronology
19th century, 20th century, 21st century
Expertise by Topic
Art & Architectural History, Colonialism, Family, Gender, Government, Material Culture, Migration & Immigration, Politics, Race, Rebellion & Revolution, Rural & Agrarian History, Women, World War I