Sacha van Leeuwen

Contact

Adam Smith Building, Room 703

40 Bute Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RT

email: s.van-leeuwen.1@research.gla.ac.uk.

Research title

Achieving Legitimacy in a New Media Ecology: How cyber commemorations of fallen British soldiers influence public support/opposition for warfare.

Research summary

Thesis Topic:  Achieving Legitimacy in a New Media Ecology: How cyber commemorations of fallen British soldiers influence publicsupport/opposition for warfare. 

Research Interests:

  • The Politics of Memory
  • War Commemoration
  • The interaction between politics, media and memory in creating narratives of the past.

Supervisors

Grants

Funded by DSTL


Additional information

  • Bachelor History at Utrecht University

  • Research Master Modern History 1500-2000 at Utrecht University