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Historian, Glasgow Caledonian University
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Dr S. Karly Kehoe is a lecturer in History at Glasgow Caledonian University in Scotland. She completed a BA (Hons) in History at Saint Mary’s University before going to Scotland in 2000 to undertake a PhD in History at the University of Glasgow. She was a SSHRC postdoctoral research fellow at the University of Guelph and was a 2012 visiting fellow at Yale’s Beinecke Library. She is the managing editor of Britain and the World , the historical journal of the British Scholar Society, a trustee of the Scottish Historical Review Trust, a fellow of the Royal Historical Society and a member of the Royal Society of Edinburgh’s Young Academy. Her work concentrates on the links between religion (specifically Catholicism), national identity and migration in the Scottish and Irish contexts.

For more information, please see her GCU staff

Select Publications

  • Kehoe, Karly; Breitenbach, Esther; Flemming, Linda and Orr, Lesley (eds.) (2013). Scottish Women: A Documentary History, 1780-1914. (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press).
  • Kehoe, Karly. (2010). Creating a Scottish Church: Catholicism, gender and ethnicity in nineteenth-century Scotland . (Manchester: Manchester University Press).
  • Kehoe, Karly. (2009). “Catholic identity in the Diaspora: Nineteenth-century Ontario ” in Tanja Bueltmann, Andrew Hinson and Graeme Morton (eds.) Bluid, Kin and Countrie: Scottish Associational Culture in the Diaspora. (Toronto: Stewart Publishing), 83-100.
  • Kehoe, Karly. (2009). ” Irish Migrants and the Recruitment of Catholic Sisters to Glasgow, 1847-1878 ” in Frank Ferguson and James McConnell (eds.) Ireland and Scotland in the nineteenth century . (Dublin: Four Courts), 35-47.
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