Professor Elizabeth Ewan

Professor Elizabeth Ewan

Position: Visiting Fellow
School and/or Centres: National Centre of Biography

Elizabeth Ewan held a Visiting Fellowship with the National Centre of Biography between 20 June-15 July 2016. She is a professor of history at the Centre for Scottish Studies, Department of History, University of Guelph, Canada. She is the co-editor of The Biographical Dictionary of Scottish Women (2006) which is currently being revised as well as books on Children and Youth in Premodern Scotland (2015) and The Shaping of Scottish Identities: Family, Nation, and the Worlds Beyond (2011).

While a visiting fellow at the centre Elizabeth gave a paper at the NCB’s True Biographies of Nations conference and discussed with ADB staff, and ANU staff and students more broadly, issues to do with women, representation and national dictionaries.

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