Dr Matt Cook
Senior Lecturer in History and Gender Studies
Room 203, 26 Russell Square, London WC1B 5DQ
Tel: 020 7631 6680
About Dr Matt Cook
Matt Cook is a cultural historian specializing in the history of sexuality and the history of London in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. He has a background in literary and cultural theory and a strong interest in cross- and inter-disciplinary work. He is an editor of History Workshop Journal and was previously Lecturer in Modern British History at Keele University.
Dr Cook became co-director of the Raphael Samuel History Centre (with Professor Barbara Taylor, University of East London) in September 2008 and is also a member of the steering committees of the Birkbeck Institute of Gender and Sexuality (BIGS); Birkbeck's Centre for Research in Representations of Kinship and Community; the cross-institutional Britain at Work project; and the Stonewall/GALOP community oral history project.