Tom Bishop is an AHRC funded PhD candidate currently in his write up year in the American and Canadian Studies Department at the University of Nottingham. His research examines the relationship between fallout shelters, masculinity and nuclear survival during the Early Cold War.
He holds a B.A (hons) and M.A in History and American History respectively from the University of Sheffield. He is currently convening a module on the Global Cold War at Du Montfort University Leicester, and has recently published an edited collection Apocalypse Imagining the end ed. TomBishop and Jeremy Strong (Inter-Disciplinary Press: 2015).