Judy Acheson in Russia and Constantinople: The Equanimity of Juvenile Travel Writing

Stream: Session D
Date: Thursday, 21 July 2022
Time: 10.30 am – 12.30 pm
Speaker(s): Caroline Lieffers

CAROLINE LIEFFERS is an Assistant Professor of History at King’s University, where her research examines the cultural history of US imperialism. She has also curated several exhibits for the University of Alberta and Yale University Libraries, and has published widely in the histories of juvenilia, child travel writing, medicine, and domestic life. In 2011, Caroline co-edited Crossing Canada: The Diary of Hope Hook with Juliet McMaster and other colleagues from the University of Alberta. Caroline sits on the Board of Directors for the International Society for Literary Juvenilia, and she hosts a popular podcast for the Disability History Association.