Lucy Delap

Faculty of History

University of Cambridge

Lucy Delap is a fellow of St Catharine's College, Cambridge, and a member of the History Faculty, University of Cambridge. Her book The Feminist Avant-Garde: Transatlantic Encounters of the Early Twentieth Century (Cambridge University Press, 2007) won the 2008 Women's History Network Prize, and explores the intellectual history of feminism, set within Anglo-American transatlantic exchanges of the early twentieth century. She has recently published an essay collection, The Politics of Domestic Authority in Britain from 1800 (Palgrave 2009), and co-authored Feminist Media History (Palgrave 2010). Her monograph, Knowing Their Place: Domestic Service in Twentieth Century Britain, was published by Oxford University Press in 2011. She is currently researching masculinities and religion in twentieth century Britain.