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Dr Alan McNee

Research Fellow

1 October 2017 - 30 September 2018

Alan McNee worked as a journalist for fifteen years. He has an M.A. in Victorian Studies from Birkbeck, University of London, and completed his PhD at Birkbeck in 2013.


McNee's first book, The Cockney Who Sold the Alps: Albert Smith and the Ascent of Mont Blanc, was published in 2015. His next book is called The New Mountaineer in Late Victorian Britain: Materiality, Modernity, and the Haptic Sublime, and will be published in May this year by Palgave Macmillan.