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.

Tom Cobb

Tom Cobb

Doctoral researcher

PhD title: Hollywood Cinema's Allegorization of US Foreign Policy in Iraq: From Liberal Interventionism to Rejection of Neo-conservatism
Supervisors: Dr James Walters and Professor Scott Lucas
PhD Film Studies

 

Ayshe Dengtash

Ayshe Dengtash

Doctoral researcher

PhD title: An Exploration of Cults as a Manifestation of Trauma in Contemporary Fiction (Critical Component); The Grieving Mothers of the Departed Children (Creative Component)
Supervisor: Dr Luke Kennard
PhD Creative Writing

John Horne

John Horne

Doctoral researcher

PhD title: The Western Spectator and the Arab Spring
Supervisor: Dr Michelle Aaron
PhD Film studies