Doctoral researchers in film and Creative Writing

The Department of Film and Creative Writing maintains a thriving and diverse postgraduate community. A broad range of research opportunities are available to our students. Profiles of some of our doctoral researchers and information on their research topics are shown below.

David Evans-Powell

David Evans-Powell

Doctoral researcher

Thesis title: Dark heritage and the earthy unearthly:  Characterising folk horror in British cinema and television
Supervisor: Dr James Walters
PhD Film Studies

Jennifer Steil

Jennifer Steil

Doctoral researcher

PhD titleErebo: A narrative and critical exploration of representations of a queer underground in South America as a revolutionary space, a postcolonial space, and a gendered space
Supervisor: Dr Dan Vyleta

PhD Creative Writing

Ren Warom

Ren Warom

Doctoral researcher

PhD title: Reprogramming the Signifiers: Examining the power of post-truth spectacle in a hyperreality and the mechanics of restoring meaning in a meaningless world

SupervisorDr Richard Langley and Dr Stephen Forcer

PhD Film Studies