Visiting Students

GLGW Photo_NordlundAlex Nordlund was a visiting PhD candidate from the University of Georgia. His research focuses on First World War letter-writing between British soldiers and civilians, with a particular focus on how censorship, trauma, and prewar identity affected such communication and how letters as a site of memory shaped the cultural understanding and history of the conflict over time. He holds a BA in History from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and a MA in the History of Warfare from King’s College London.