Tim Lockley is a historian of the American South, with a particular interest in race relations and slavery. He has been published widely on themes such as poverty, gender, class, religion, sport and medicine in the colonial and antebellum eras. His specific focus has tended to be on the Atlantic southeast coast, including South Carolina and Georgia. He holds a doctorate from Cambridge University, and he has taught at the University of Warwick since 1996.
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