Mert Dilek, Trinity

Degree: MPhil
Course: 1830-PD
Supervisor: Dr Edward Allen
Dissertation Title:

Aspects of Theatricality in T. S. Eliot's Poetry


Biographical Information

I hold a B.A. with distinction in English and Political Science from Yale University, where my work has been awarded the John Hubbard Curtis Prize, the Sholom and Marcia Herson Scholarship Prize, and the Lloyd Mifflin Prize.

Research Interests

Victorian and modernist poetry (especially Tennyson, Browning, Swinburne, Eliot, and Pound); Virginia Woolf; modern and contemporary drama; dramaturgy and dramatic criticism; political theory and intellectual history; metatheatricality and other forms of generic self-reflexivity; genre theory.