Catherine Gallagher
Emerita Eggers Professor of English Literature, University of California, Berkeley

Catherine Gallagher is emerita Eggers professor of English literature at the University of California, Berkeley. Her most recent book is Telling It Like It Wasn’t: The Counterfactual Imagination in History and Fiction (2018).

Written by Catherine Gallagher

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Swastikas on the Strand

The spectre of a Nazi Britain, successfully invaded in 1940, continues to haunt the British political imagination

Catherine Gallagher