Doctoral researchers in English Literature

Emily Buffey

Doctoral researcher

Phd title: The Early Modern Dream Vision: c. 1540-1625
Supervisors: Dr Gillian Wright; Dr David Griffth
PhD English Literature

Rebeca Cubas-Peña

Rebeca Cubas-Peña

Doctoral researcher

Phd title: York, York Minster Library, MS XVI E. 32: an Ordinary or an Extraordinary Example of an English Late Medieval Medical Book?
Supervisors: Professor Wendy Scase
PhD English Literature

Jeremy Diaper

Jeremy Diaper

Doctoral researcher

Phd title: 'In Conformity with Nature': T. S. Eliot and agriculture
Supervisors: Professor Steve Ellis
PhD English Literature

Eleanor Dobson

Eleanor Dobson

Doctoral researcher

Phd title: Egyptology in late Nineteenth and early Twentieth Century literature and culture
Supervisors: Dr Daniel Moore and Dr David Gange
PhD English Literature

Matthew Geary

Matthew Geary

Doctoral researcher

Phd title: ‘Must we part’ - mother-son ambivalence in the works of T. S. Eliot
Supervisors: Professor Steve Ellis
PhD English Literature

Rosamaria Giammanco

Rosamaria Giammanco

Doctoral researcher

PhD title: Souvenirs from everywhere: Transnationalism, Globalization and Canadian Citizenship in the oeuvre of Douglas Coupland
Supervisor: Dr Danielle Fuller
PhD American and Canadian Studies

Anna Gottschall

Doctoral researcher

PhD title: The Pater Noster and the Laity in England 700-1560. With special focus on the clergy's use of the prayer to structure basic catechetical teaching
Supervisors: Professor Wendy Scase
PhD English Literature

Claire Harrill

Doctoral researcher

Phd title: Politics and sainthood: the representation of St Margaret of Scotland in medieval England and Scotland
Supervisors: Dr Emily Wingfield
PhD English Literature

Edward Jackson

Doctoral researcher

Phd title: Male Sexuality in the Works of David Foster Wallace
Supervisors: Dr Sara K Wood and Dr Michele Aaron
PhD English Literature

Rebecca Justice

Rebecca Justice

Doctoral researcher

PhD title: The Falling, Hanging and Suspended Body in the Twenty First Century
Supervisors: Dr John Fagg and Dr Michele Aaron
PhD American and Canadian Studies

Gemma King

Gemma King

Doctoral researcher

Phd title: Literary Freud: The modernist character of psychoanalysis
SupervisorsDr Rex Ferguson and Dr Deborah Longworth
PhD English Literature

Lisa Kranzer

Doctoral researcher

PhD title: Sixteenth Century Protestant Pamphleteering Cultures in England and Austria
Supervisors: Professor Wendy Scase and Dr Elaine Fulton
PhD English Literature

James McAtear

James McAtear

Doctoral researcher

Phd title: A Study of Andrew Wyntoun’s Original Chronicle
Supervisors: Dr Emily Wingfield
PhD English Literature

Daniel Milner

Daniel Milner

Doctoral researcher

PhD title: Songs and Settlement of the New York Irish, 1783 - 1883
Supervisors: Dr John Fagg
PhD American and Canadian Studies

Gail E. Mobley

Gail E. Mobley

Doctoral researcher

Phd title: Forming the Seventeenth Century Literary Canon
Supervisors: Dr Hugh Adlington
PhD English Literature

Amin Momeni

Amin Momeni

Doctoral Research Fellow

Ph.D. Title: ‘Representations of Persia and Persians on the English Stage, 1580-1660’
Supervisors: Dr. Hugh Adlington and Professor Ewan Fernie
PhD English Literature

Gordon Myskow

Doctoral researcher

Phd title: The Evaluative Language of Secondary School and University Level History Textbooks
Supervisor: Professor Susan Hunston
PhD Applied Linguistics

Sandra Chinyeaka Nwokocha

Sandra Chinyeaka Nwokocha

Doctoral researcher

Phd title: Oppression against women in the Nigerian novel: an exploration of selected novels of Adichie, Atta and Agary
Supervisors: Dr Dave Gunning
PhD English Literature

Emma Robinson

Doctoral researcher

Phd title: Orwell, Freedom and the Second World War: An ‘Orwellian’ Critique of English Law
Supervisors: Professor Steve Ellis and Dr Rex Ferguson
PhD English Literature

Emily Rozier

Doctoral researcher

PhD title: The Galaunt tradition in England, c.1380-1553: The form and function of a satirical youth figure
Supervisors: Professor Wendy Scase
PhD English Literature

Clare Stainthorp

Clare Stainthorp

Doctoral researcher

Phd title: Constance Naden: a Scientific Poetics of Light
Supervisors: Dr Deborah Longworth
PhD English Literature

Mary Ward

Doctoral researcher

PhD title: Landscapes of the Anglo-Saxons on the ground and in the mind
Supervisors: Dr Philippa Semper and Professor Steve Ellis
PhD English Literature

Carly Watson

Doctoral researcher

PhD title: Collecting the Eighteenth Century at Winchester College
Supervisors: Dr Valerie Rumbold, Dr Kate Rumbold and Dr Geoff Day
PhD English Literature

Helen Williams

Doctoral researcher

PhD title: Victorian medicine and middle-class health: representations of nineteenth-century medicine in the writings of Wilkie Collins
Supervisors: Dr Rex Ferguson and Dr Daniel Moore
PhD English Literature

Mr Jerome S. Wynter

Mr Jerome S. Wynter

Doctoral researcher

Phd title: Postcolonialism and the Politics of Elizabeth Barrett Browning
SupervisorsDr Dave Gunning
PhD English Literature

Recently completed doctoral research

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