English Literature research students
Get to know our English Literature students and gain an insight into their research.
Students are listed alphabetically under their respective degrees.
Thesis title: 'Biblical Poetry of 17th Century and Adaptations of Life of Christ'
Supervisor: Geoff Miles
Thesis title: 'Complaining but not Forsaken: Contesting Depictions of Native American Women 1750-1950'
Supervisor: Nikki Hessell
Thesis title: 'Poor Cows or Angry Young Women?: Female Narrative Voices in the Work of Nell Dunn and Shelagh Delaney'
Supervisor: Dougal McNeil
Thesis title: 'Masculinity in the Work of Kazuo Ishiguro'
Supervisor: Adam Grener
Supervisor: Sarah Ross
Thesis title: 'Gendered Nuclear Resistances and Modernities in Pacific Literature'
Thesis title: 'The Return to History in 21st Century Gothic Fiction'
Thesis title: 'A History of Light Verse'
Thesis title: 'The Ethical Representation of Trauma in Young Adult Literature'
Thesis title: '"With an Ear to the Line": An Auditory Reading of Heaney's Wintering Out'
Thesis title: 'An Adventure of the Imagination: Monte Holcroft, Cultural Nationalism and the Middlebrow in New Zealand 1940-1953'
Thesis title: 'The Behaviour of Silence in Romantic Poetry'