Prof Sasha Handley

Professor of Early Modern History

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Research Funding

  • Being Human Festival, Small Award (2017-18), 'Sleep: Lost and Found' (2017-18)
  • Visiting Research Fellow, Moore Institute, NUI Galway (2017-18)
  • AHRC Follow-On Funding Award for the project 'How we used to sleep' (2017-18)
  • Visiting Research Fellow, Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University (2016-17)
  • British Academy Mid-Career Fellowship: 'Sleep in Early Modern England' (2015-16)
  • Visiting Research Fellow at the Victoria and Albert Museum (2015-16)
  • Humanities Strategic Investment Fund Award (with Dr Jennifer Spinks), 'Embodied Emotions in the Early Modern World', University of Manchester and University of Melbourne (2015-16)
  • MICRA  (Manchester Institute for Collaborative Research on Ageing) Seminar Award (with Professor Julie-Marie Strange): 'Age and the Body: Identity and Image in Later Life' (4 December 2015)
  • ESRC Impact Acceleration Award (with Professor Hannah Barker and Dr Charlotte Wildman): Making History Public (2015-16)
  • John Rylands Research Institute Seed Corn Funding, 'Magic and the Natural World in Early Modern Europe' (2013) with Dr Jenny Spinks
  • AHRC Early Career Fellowship: ‘Bedroom Stories in Early Modern England’ (2011)
  • Research Fellowship: ‘Making Publics: Media, Markets and Associations in Early Modern Europe’: McGill University (2009)
  • Simon Research Fellowship: University of Manchester (2007-9)
  • Scouloudi Fellowship: Institute of Historical Research (2004-5)
  • Doctoral Fellowship Award: Humanities Research Centre, University of Warwick (2004)