Mo Moulton (white person with glasses and short curly hair) sits next to a bookcase.
(Credit Holly Revell)

I am a historian of 20th century Britain and Ireland, interested in gender, sexuality, and colonialism/postcolonialism. I work as a Senior Lecturer in the History Department at the University of Birmingham, where I am the Director of the Modern British Studies Centre. I earned my PhD from Brown University and spent several years working in the History & Literature program at Harvard University.

I am the author of two books:

The Mutual Admiration Society: How Dorothy L. Sayers and Her Oxford Circle Remade the World for Women (November 2019, Basic Books [US] & Little, Brown [UK]). Buy the US edition from Powells, indiebound, Barnes & Noble, or your preferred shop or online retailer. Buy the UK edition from hive, Wordery, Waterstones, or your preferred shop or online retailer.

Ireland and the Irish in Interwar England (May 2014, Cambridge University Press)