Centre for Regional Literature and Culture
  • Print

Postgraduate Research

Welcome to our postgraduate research page. Here you can find and access information relating to a number of students in our postgraduate cohort whose research relates to regional culture and literature.

By clicking on each student’s name you will be taken to a page with a written description of their work or a profile page describing their research interests. 

There are many postgraduate research projects currently taking place in the school.

Current PhD students

  • Sarah O'Malley
    Gendered Lands: Literary Representations of Seventeenth-Century English Landscapes, Spaces and Places at Home and Abroad
  • Hollie Johnson
    Ecodystopia: Environmental Apocalypse and the Ecocidal Imagination
  • Katie Jones
    Author, Reviewer and Translator: Katherine Mansfield's Place in Literary Culture
  • Hannah Manktelow
    Provincial Shakespeare Performance, 1769-2016

Past PhD students

  • Charlotte May
    The Samuel Rogers Recovery Project
  • Annalise Grice
    The Early Writings of D. H. Lawrence and the Literary Marketplace
  • Edmund Downey
    Print culture, democracy and reform in the Romantic period; 'Thomas Spence and Regional Political Culture'
  • Emma Zimmerman
    Architexture: Space, Form, and the Late Modernist Novel
  • Margaret Eaton
    Performativity in the life writings of Frank McCourt
  • Pamela Grieg
    Editing the Lay Folks’ Catechism , or  Sermon of John Gaytrydge, a manual of elementary religious instruction
  • Jemima Matthews
    The Use and Abuse of the Thames, 1550-1650
  • Ivan Pregnolato
    A Pilgrim in Historiography: Byron and the Discourse(s) of History in Early Nineteenth-Century Britain.

Back to top

Centre for Regional Literature and Culture

Trent Building
University of Nottingham
University Park

telephone: +44 (0) 115 951 5910
fax: +44 (0) 115 951 5924