Chelsea Davis

Chelsea Davis received a B.A. in History and English Technical Writing from the University of Delaware followed by an M.A. in Global, Imperial, and Postcolonial History at Queen Mary University of London.

Current Research

Chelsea is currently working on a comparative history of Great Britain’s colonial wine industries in South Africa and Australia from 1834-1910. Her research interests include nineteenth century British and European history, imperial history and transnational history.


“From European Roots to Australian Wine: Exchanges in Agricultural Knowledge in the 19th Century Australian Wine Industry,” in Agrarian Reform and Resistance in an Age of Globalisation: The Euro-American World and Beyond, 1780-1914 (London: Routledge, 2019).