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Professor Vike Martina Plock

Public engagement

Professor Plock's AHRC-funded research network Tailored Trades: Clothes, Labour and Professional Communities, 1880-1939 included public lectures and school study days at the Bishopsgate Institute in London and the People's History Museum in Manchester. A detailed description of these activities can be found on the project website.

Contribution to discipline

Professor Plock is one of the editors of the interdisciplinary academic journal Literature & History published biannually by Sage and she is an advisory editor of the James Joyce Quarterly.

To date Professor Plock has been peer-reviewing articles for  PMLA, James Joyce Quarterly, Modernism/Modernity, Modernist Cultures, Journal of Design History, Textual Practice, Women: A Cultural Reivew, and Partial Answers: Journal of Literature and the History of Ideas.

From 2011-2014 she was a member of the executive committee of the British Society for Literature and Science and in July 2015 Professor Plock was elected as Membership Secretary of the Sylvia Townsend Warner Society.

She was a member of the academic organising committee of the 25th International James Joyce Symposium "Anniversary Joyce" that took place in London in June 2016.