Christian Melby is a PhD candidate at the History Department of King's College London. He studies British invasion-scare literature in the period between c.1871 and 1914.

Review: War of the Worlds: Transnational Fears of Invasion and Conflict, 1870-1933

Lancaster University

One of the aims of the conference was to expand the time frame for Invasion Fiction, from pre-1914 fiction into the inter-war years, and to draw connections and comparisons to other parts of the world outside of Britain. Continue reading