Staff in American and Canadian Studies

 

Dr John FaggJohn Fagg

Lecturer in American literature
Head of American and Canadian Studies Centre

American literature and visual art in the decades around 1900 and explores the ways in which cultural forms adapted to the new circumstances of American modernity.

 

Dr Michele Aaron

Dr Michele Aaron

Senior Lecturer in Film Studies

Film studies, American film, queer cinema, spectatorship, ethnicity and identity, sexuality and representation, representations of death.

Professor R. J. (Dick) Ellis

Professor R. J. (Dick) Ellis

Professor of American Studies

American literature, particularly Beat writing and mid-19th century African-American writing.

Dr Danielle Fuller

Dr Danielle Fuller

Senior Lecturer in Canadian Studies

Contemporary reading studies and book history in North America and UK, 20th century American and Canadian literature, especially women writers of fiction, Canadian studies, interdisciplinary methodologies/mixed methods.

Dr Steve Hewitt

Dr Steve Hewitt

Senior Lecturer in American and Canadian Studies

Canadian history and politics, Canada-US relations, policing and intelligence services, anti-Americanism, counterterrorism.

Dr Helen Laville

Dr Helen Laville

Head of School of English, Drama and American & Canadian Studies
Senior Lecturer in American Studies

Professor Scott Lucas

Professor Scott Lucas

Professor of American Studies

US foreign policy, US intelligence services, 20th century US diplomatic history, propaganda, history and the media, Anglo-American and US-European relations.

Dr Sara K Wood

Lecturer in American Literature and Culture

American literature and visual art, particularly contemporary fiction, and 20th century African-American writing and art.

Honorary staff

Dr S R Ameli Hon Research Fellow

Prof M Heale Hon Senior Research Fellow

Prof W G Kennedy Hon Senior Research Fellow

Dr A E Lang Hon Research Fellow

Prof John Lucas  Honorary Professor

Dr S Marandi  Hon Research Fellow

Prof M Tobin  Honorary Lecturer