Carol Acton

Carol Acton is Associate Professor of English at Waterloo University. She recently completed a book on medical personnel and war trauma from the First World War to the War in Iraq, which is to be published by Manchester University Press (with Dr Jane Potter). She has also edited a Second World War Irish nurse’s diary which was published by Orion Press (Weidenfeld & Nicolson). Both projects relate to her research interests in war and life-writing.