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Professor Maria Hayward

Professor Maria Hayward

Head of Department

Research interests

  • Early modern textiles and clothing especially in a court context.
  • Early modern court culture, including the Tudors and the later Stuarts.
  • Early modern Scotland, in particular looking at the engagement of the male elite with material culture. 

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Accepting applications from PhD students.

Connect with Maria

Email: m.hayward@soton.ac.uk

Tel: +44 23 8059 7497

Address: B65, Avenue Campus, Highfield Road, SO17 1BF (View in Google Maps)

Research

Research interests

  • Early modern textiles and clothing especially in a court context.
  • Early modern court culture, including the Tudors and the later Stuarts.
  • Early modern Scotland, in particular looking at the engagement of the male elite with material culture. 
  • Early modern women, especially of the Restoration period, in relation to food, shopping, gardening and gift-giving. 
  • 18th century women, with an emphasis on clothing, firendship and the body. 
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