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Dr Kate Smith

Researcher

Faculty and Department

  • Institutes
  • Energy and Environmental Institute

Qualifications

  • BA (University of Sheffield)
  • PhD (University of Sheffield)

Summary

Cultural anthropologist/folklorist of customs, landscapes and watery places.

Research interests

Cultural and social life of floods, perceptions and response to flooding, climate change and the Anthropocene; contemporary calendar customs; political ecology of contemporary paganisms.