Isabelle Carter

PhD Intern Researcher Team: Places and Communities,Research

Isabelle Carter is a WRoCAH-funded PhD student in the University of Sheffield’s Department of History. Her project studies high-rise council housing in Sheffield and Manchester from the late 1950s to the 1990s. With a focus on residents’ lived experiences, it examines the ways in which mass housing shaped the everyday lives and identities of women and young people. Isabelle completed an MA in Historical Research at the University of Sheffield in 2017 and BA in History at the University of Leicester in 2016.