Professor of Modern History, University of East Anglia

Anthony Howe specialises in the history of nineteenth and early twentieth-century Britain. His books include Free Trade and Liberal England, 1846-1946 (Oxford, 1998) and, with Simon Morgan, he has edited Rethinking Nineteenth-Century Liberalism: Richard Cobden Bicentenary Essays (Ashgate, 2006). With the support of an AHRC resource enhancement grant, he recently edited four volumes the letters of the leading British radical Richard Cobden (1804-1865).

Professor Howe is Research Director for the School of History at UEA.

Experience

  • –present
    Professor of Modern History, University of East Anglia

Education

  • 1980 
    University of Oxford, D.Phil/ History