September 8, 2016
New work by USW historian Richard Allen appears in the just published The Atlantic World of Anthony Benezet (1713-1784): From French Reformation to North American Quaker Antislavery Activism.
October 21, 2015
USW historian Richard C. Allen has been chosen as president of the Friends’ Historical Society for 2016.
September 7, 2015
USW historian Richard Allen has just published 'Samuel Meredith (1741–1817): American Patriot and Welsh Philanthropist’, in Maurice Jackson and Susan Kozel (eds), Quakers and their Allies in the Abolitionist Cause, 1754–1808 (London, 2015).
December 7, 2014
Erica Canela, a PhD candidate at USW, has won the Gerald Hodgett Award for 2014. The Hodgett Award is open to students of Quaker Studies for the dissemination of research findings for the benefit of Britain Yearly Meeting (BYM). Erica’s project will involve indexing the back catalogue (1996-2014) of the peer-reviewed journal, Quaker Studies.
August 5, 2014
USW doctoral student Erica Canela has been awarded a grant from the Friends’ Historical Society for her project ‘“A worthy Souldier and Follower of the Lamb”: Humphry Smith (c.1624-1663), the civil wars, his missionary activity and publications’.