Media Centre


Dr Catherine Armstrong

Lecturer in American History in Politics, History and International Relations

Areas of expertise

Expertise: Slavery, Oral history as a therapy, Transgender studies, American history


Catherine is an expert in the history of slavery through to the present day. She is able to discuss the issue in a global context, including in the contemporary world, as well as America's history in a religious and social context. 

Interview booking

Please call the press office on 01509 223491 to arrange an interview with Dr Catherine Armstrong. Bookings can also be made online at

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