Cheryl Hudson teaches US history at the University of Liverpool, and is former director of the academic programme at the Rothermere American Institute, University of Oxford. Her research focuses on the histories of race, reform and political culture in the US.
She has published in The Journal of American Studies, The European Journal of American Culture, the Independent and the Times Higher Educational Supplement. She is co-editer of Ronald Reagan and the 1980s (Palgrave MacMillan, 2008).
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