H307, third floor of the Humanities Building
Please note that these office hours are held
in weeks 1-5 and 7-10 of terms 1 and 2.
I'm available at other times by appointment.
- 2017 onwards: Professor in American Studies, University of Warwick
- 2002-2017: Associate Professor/Professor of History, Rutgers University-Newark
- 2015: Fellow, Shelby Cullom Davis Center, Princeton University
- 2010-11: Fellow, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars
- 2006-7: Fellow, Charles Warren Center for Studies in American History, Harvard University
- 1993-2002: Lecturer/Senior Lecturer, University of Wales, Aberystwyth
- HI3H6 Postwar: Aftermaths of World War II (undergraduate final-year Special Subject module)
Susan Carruthers' work focuses on representations of war and the ways in which individuals, and societies more broadly, make sense of conflict and its aftermath. She is the author of several books, including The Good Occupation, The Media at War, Cold War Captives and Winning Hearts and Minds. Her expertise in the media and war, cold war culture, and colonial counterinsurgency spans the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.
- The Good Occupation: Americans Soldiers and the Hazards of Peace (Harvard University Press; November 2016), 386pp; shortlisted for the 2017 PEN Hessell-Tiltman Prize
- The Media at War (Basingstoke: Palgrave/Macmillan, 2011) 336pp [2nd edition]
- The Media At War: Communication and Conflict in the Twentieth Century (Palgrave/Macmillan, 2000; Chinese language edition, Xinhua Publishing House, Beijing, 2002), 321pp
- Cold War Captives: Imprisonment, Escape, and Brainwashing (University of California Press, 2009), 346pp
- Winning Hearts and Minds: British Governments, the Media and Colonial Counter-Insurgency 1944-60 (Leicester University Press, 1995), 307pp
- With Ian Stewart, War, Culture and the Media: Representations of the Military in 20th Century Britain (Flicks Books, 1996), 202pp