Research Summary and Profile
- Research interests:
- English Literature, Gender studies
- Summary of research interests and expertise:
The lives and literature of women of the 1890s
- Project summary relevant to Fellowship:
A long-term research project aimed at 'recovering' some of the more obscure women women writers of the 1890s through a study of their work and biography.
- Publication Details
Date Details 02-Sep-2014 Feminist Solidarity in the Life and Work of Ella Hepworth Dixon
Feminist Solidarity in the Life and Work of Ella Hepworth Dixon The Latchkey vol 5 (summer 2013) http://www.oscholars.com/Latchkey/Latchkey5/5home.htm
01-Jun-2014 John Evelyn Barlas, A Critical Biography: Poetry, Anarchism and Mental Illness in Late-Victorian Britain
Review: John Evelyn Barlas, A Critical Biography: Poetry, Anarchism and Mental Illness in Late-Victorian Britain (by Philip Cohen) in the academic online review forum Review 19 (www.nbol-19.org) Dartmouth College, New Hampshire. Summer 2013
20-Nov-2013 'Tony Benn - The Making of a British Radical'
'Tony Benn - The Making of a British Radical' lecture given at the institute for British Studies in Austin, Texas on 26 October 2012. Published as 'Tony Benn' in Irrepressible Adventures with Britannia: Personalities, Politics and Culture in Britain ed: Wm Roger Lewis, I.B.Tauris 2013 pp.322-36
01-Jan-2009 The Drowning of Hubert Crackanthorpe and the Persecution of Leila Macdonald
English Literature in Transition vol. 52 no 1 2009 pp.6-34
01-Jan-2008 Kipling’s Dilemma: Decadent or Hearty?
The Kipling Journal vol 82 no 325 2008 pp.9-27
01-Jan-2007 Gabriela Cunninghame Graham: Deception and Achievement in the 1890s
English Literature in Transition vol.50 no 3 2007 pp.251-268
01-Jan-2006 William and Edna Clarke Hall: Private and Public Childhood “Your Child For Ever”
English Literature in Transition vol. 49 no 4 2006 pp.398-417
01-Jan-2004 Hideous Absithe: A History of the Devil in a Bottle
01-Jan-2000 Madder Music, Stronger Wine: The Life of Ernest Dowson
- Relevant Events
Date Details 10-Apr-2014 ‘Yesternight’: The Alexandrine and Memory in Dowson’s Cynara poem
‘Yesternight’: The Alexandrine and Memory in Dowson’s Cynara poem Decadence and the Senses 10-11 April 2014 Goldsmiths’ College University of London
01-Jan-2012 The Wonderful Mission of Earl Lavender: Money as the Measure of Evolutionary Success
Victorian Popular Fictin Association Conference, Hard Cash: money, property, economics and the marketplace in Victorian Popular Culture
01-Jan-2011 Feminsit solidarity in the life and work of Ella Hepworth Dixon
IES Dawn of Modernism conference
01-Jan-2011 Rudyard Kipling: A Post-decadent Imperialist?
IES conference Rudyard Kipling - An Internatinal Writer