The Diasporas Projects

The Impact of Diasporas on the Making of Britain programme was driven by eight linked projects incorporating some of the latest research in archaeology, genetics, history, linguistics, social psychology, and place-name studies.

The Projects

Surnames and the Y chromosome

Modelling Migration

Genetics and early British population history

Immigration and indigenism in popular historical discourses

Dialect in Diaspora: Linguistic variation in early Anglo-Saxon England

Dialect in Diaspora: People and Places (PhD)

Home and away in early England