Azelina Flint graduated from Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge and Royal Holloway, University of London. She was a Fulbright Scholar at Harvard University and is currently in the final year of her PhD at the University of East Anglia funded by the UK Arts and Humanties Research Council through CHASE (Consortium for the Humanities and the Arts South-East England). Her PhD thesis explores how nineteenth century women writers used doctrines of self-sacrifice and renunciation as a means of acheiving empowerment.
Cécile Roudeau is professor of American Literature at the Laboratoire de Recherche sur les Cultures Anglophones (LARCA) at Paris Diderot University, Paris 7. She is the convenor of A19 Nineteenth-Century American Literature Workshop
Christopher Timms studied History and Music at the University of Essex. After graduation he joined Classic FM as an assistant producer and a year later became the producer of a daily arts and music programme called Tonight@11. He then became senior producer and head of production. Christopher has also produced programmes for the BBC, Sky Television and other broadcasters. In addition, Christopher was awarded an MA in History with distinction and an Arts and Humanities Research Council doctoral scholarship to take a PhD at the University of Essex. His academic research interests stretch across globalisation, modern cultural history, artificial intelligence, intellectual property law, music, social network design and the history of Britain and the Americas. He founded EKCCHO based on his academic research.