Prof Penny Summerfield

Emeritus Professor

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Publications

  1. 2021
  2. Published

    ‘We cows are in a very serious predicament’: Constructions of Land Girls and Cattle in Britain in the Second World War

    Summerfield, P., 2021, In: Gender and History.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  3. 2020
  4. Published

    More-Than-Human Emotional Communities: British Soldiers and Mules in Second World War Burma

    Webb, T., Pearson, C., Summerfield, P. & Riley, M., 2020, In: Cultural and Social History. p. 1-18

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  5. 2018
  6. Published

    Histories of the Self: Personal Narratives and Historical Practice

    Summerfield, P., Jul 2018, London and New York: Routledge. 193 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBookpeer-review

  7. 2016
  8. Published

    Oral History as an Autobiographical Practice

    Summerfield, P., Apr 2016, In: Miranda. 12, p. 1-14 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  9. 2014
  10. Published

    Divided We Stand: Geoffrey Field, Blood Sweat and Toil: remaking the British working class 1939-1945

    Summerfield, P., May 2014, In: History Workshop Journal. 77, p. 319-326 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  11. 2013
  12. Published

    The Generation of Memory

    Summerfield, P., 21 Nov 2013, British Cultural Memory and the Second World War. L. N. & J. P. (eds.). London: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, p. 25-46 22 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  13. Published

    Concluding Thoughts: performance, the self and women's history

    Summerfield, P., Apr 2013, In: Women's History Review. 22, 2, p. 345-352 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  14. 2011
  15. Published

    Divisions at sea: Class, gender, race, and nation in maritime films of the Second World War, 1939-60

    Summerfield, P., Sep 2011, In: Twentieth Century British History. 22, 3, p. 330-353 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  16. 2010
  17. Published

    Dunkirk and the popular memory of Britain at war, 1940-58

    Summerfield, P., Oct 2010, In: Journal of Contemporary History. 45, 4, p. 788-811 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  18. Published

    Conflict, Power and Gender in women’s memories of the Second World War: a Mass-Observation Study

    Summerfield, P., 2010, In: Miranda, revue pluridisciplinaire du monde anglophone. 1, 2, p. 1-10

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  19. 2009
  20. Published

    Public memory or public amnesia? British women of the Second World War in popular films of the 1950s and 1960s

    Summerfield, P., Oct 2009, In: Journal of British Studies. 48, 4, p. 935-957 22 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  21. Published

    Film and the Popular Memory of the Second World War in Britain 1950-1959

    Summerfield, P., 2009, Gender, Labour, War and Empire: Essays on Modern Britain. S. G. & P. L. (eds.). Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan Ltd, p. 157-175 19 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  22. 2008
  23. Published

    War, film, memory: some reflections on war films and the social configuration of memory in Britain in the 1940s and 1950s

    Summerfield, P., Jan 2008, In: Journal of War and Culture Studies. 1, 1, p. 15-23

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  24. Published

    Dad's Army, the Home Guard, and the Memory of the British War Effort

    Summerfield, P., 2008, The Lasting War: Society and Identity in Britain, France and Germany after 1945. M. R. & G. S. (eds.). Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan Ltd, p. 86-99 14 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  25. 2007
  26. Published

    Contesting Home Defence: Men, Women and the Home Guard in Britain in the Second World War

    Summerfield, P. & Peniston-Bird, C., 2007, Manchester University Press.

    Research output: Book/ReportBookpeer-review

  27. Published

    Gender and Issues of Integration in Britain, 1939-45

    Summerfield, P., 2007, Rhetoric and Reptresentation: The British at War. G. L. & H. R. (eds.). Heidelberg: Universitätsverlag Winter, p. 81-98 18 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  28. 2005
  29. Published

    Oral History as a Research Method

    Summerfield, P., 2005, Research Methods for English Studies. G. G. (ed.). Edinburgh University Press, p. 47-66 20 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  30. Published

    'Our Amazonian Colleague?: Edith Summerskill's problematic reputation

    Summerfield, P., 2005, Making Reputations: Power, Persuasion and the Individual in Modern British Politics. R. T. & J. G. (eds.). I.B. Tauris

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  31. 2004
  32. Published

    Culture and Composure: creating narratives of the gendered self in oral history interviews

    Summerfield, P., Jan 2004, In: Cultural and Social History. 1(1)

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  33. Published

    Popular Memory and Oral History: Issues of Methodology in English Contemporary Historiography

    Summerfield, P., 2004, Introspections/Retrospections. M. A. & D. F-M. (eds.). Orleans: Presses Universitaires d'Orleans, p. 31-40 10 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  34. 2003
  35. Published

    The Home Guard in Britain in the Second World War: Uncertain Masculinities?

    Summerfield, P., 2003, Military Masculinities: Identity and the State. P. R. H. (ed.). Praeger

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  36. 2001
  37. Published

    'Hey, you're dead!': the multiple uses of humour in representations of British national defence in the Second World war

    Summerfield, P. & Peniston-Bird, C., Sep 2001, In: Journal of European Studies. 31, p. 413-435

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  38. 2000
  39. Published

    Feminism and Autobiography: Texts, Theories, Methods

    Summerfield, P., 2000, London: Routledge.

    Research output: Book/ReportBookpeer-review

  40. 1998
  41. Published

    Reconstructing Women's Wartime Lives: discourse and subjectivity in oral histories of the Second World War

    Summerfield, P., 1998, Manchester: Manchester University Press.

    Research output: Book/ReportBookpeer-review

  42. 1996
  43. Published

    Women, Power and Resistance, an introduction to Women's Studies

    Summerfield, P., 1996, Milton Keynes: Open University Press.

    Research output: Book/ReportBookpeer-review

  44. 1990
  45. Published

    Technical Education and the State since 1850

    Summerfield, P., 1990, Manchester: Manchester University Press.

    Research output: Book/ReportBookpeer-review

  46. 1989
  47. Published

    Women Workers in the Second World War: Production and Patriarchy in Conflict

    Summerfield, P., 1989, London: Routledge.

    Research output: Book/ReportBookpeer-review

  48. 1987
  49. Published

    Out of the Cage: women's experiences in two world wars

    Summerfield, P., 1987, London: Pandora Press.

    Research output: Book/ReportBookpeer-review