About

BasicsHeadshot

Writer

Contemporary historian

Freelancer


 

Bio

Currently resident in Birmingham, after a sojourn in York, Josh Allen’s work spans arts and current affairs journalism, fiction and contemporary and urban history. Seeing a strong affinity between long form journalism, history and fiction writing, he especially enjoys finding excuses to muddy the water and blur the lines between those different kinds of writing.

As a writer and an editor, Josh’s work can also be found scattered across an array of curatorial, marketing and  instructional copywriting commissions.

Josh worked until recently as a Research Development Officer at the University of Birmingham. Giving him a strong background in project management, events management and grant writing. He received an MA in Modern British Studies , graduating with distinction; from the University of Birmingham’s Centre for Modern British Studies in 2017.

He is also the Past&Present Society’s Digital Engagement Assistant.


CV

Contact

 

 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s