Betty Hagglund is Librarian and Learning Resources Manager and has overall responsibility for Woodbrooke’s library and archive. She is particularly interested in early Quaker history and writings.
Betty is Senior Lecturer for the Centre for Research in Quaker Studies. Betty will be working to make the extraordinary research work that has been done for degrees more widely known among Friends, the wider academic world and other relevant groups.
Travel writing; Origins of early Quakerism; Quaker texts; women’s writing.
‘Celia Fiennes’ and ‘Kate Marsden’ in The Literature of Travel and Exploration: An Encyclopedia. London: Fitzroy Dearborn, 2003: 434-435 & 772-773
‘Jane Elizabeth Moore’, ‘Sarah Murray’ and ‘Cassandra Willoughby’ in New Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford: OUP, 2004.
“Not absolutely a native nor entirely a stranger”: the journeys of Anne Grant’ in Tim Youngs and Glenn Hooper (eds), Perspectives on Travel Writing. London: Ashgate, 2004: 41-54
‘Interrupted Travelling: the captivity diaries of Mary and Martha Russell’ in Emin Ozcan (ed.), Sinirlar ve Geçitler. Ankara: University of Ankara, 2004: 111-11′
‘Travel Writing as Domestic Ritual’, Mind and Human Interaction (University of Virginia), vol. 14, no. 1 (2005): 64-70