Professor Clare Griffiths

Clare Griffiths is Chair of Modern History at Cardiff University and director of Postgraduate Research in the School of History, Archaeology and Religion.

Clare’s research interests include twentieth-century British political and cultural history, and main areas of expertise: history of the British Left; the Labour party, organisation and policy; political culture c.1918-1950; rural and agricultural history; land use and land policy; cultural history of the home front during the Second World War; inter-war literature and publishing; commemoration and politicised histories; Englishness and depictions of place; landscape and visual art.

Clare is a member of AHRC Peer Review College, andĀ EC member of the Agricultural History Society and the British AgriculturalĀ History Society.