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

Dr Danielle Fuller

Dr Danielle Fuller

Reader in Canadian Studies and Cultures of Reading

Research and supervision areas

  • Reading and reception studies;
  • contemporary print culture;
  • contemporary North American literature;
  • Canadian Studies;
  • Canadian cultural studies.

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

The focus of my research is on post-war American history. I have published on women’s history, the cold war, civil rights and gender and international relations. 

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

Research and supervision areas

  • African American Studies;
  • African American visual culture;
  • Post 1945 American art;
  • Post 1945 American Literature;
  • Contemporary Literature.

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