Jack Barron, Gonville and Caius

Degree: PhD
Course: CC
Supervisor: Dr Deborah Bowman
Dissertation Title: Managing W. S. Graham

Research Interests

Broadly: Modernism & Postmodernism; lyric poetry; 20th-Century visual culture; modern & contemporary dance; ways of reading; the relationships & overlaps between these things.

More specifically: W. S. Graham (& the surrounding St Ives Group); Samuel Beckett (particularly poetry and later works);  T. S. Eliot; Emily Dickinson; Frank O'Hara; Marcel Duchamp; Joseph Cornell; J.H. Prynne; close reading; White Cubes.

Areas of Supervision

Practical Criticism; Part I paper 7B; Part II papers 11, 12, 14, 16, 17 & 18. Any relevant dissertations welcome.