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Dr Hillary Taylor


I am a Fellow of Jesus College. I work on the social, economic, and cultural history of early modern Britain. My current research relates to social relations and the class politics of language in England, from around 1550 to 1750.

Academic interests

My academic interests include:

  • Social relations
  • Popular politics
  • Social and economic change
  • The English Revolution.

Degrees obtained

  • BA, Brown University.
  • MA, Yale University.

Publications, links and resources

  • Taylor, H. (2015) ‘Branded on the Tongue': Rethinking Plebeian Inarticulacy in Early Modern England, Radical History Review, pp 91-105. 

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