Srishti Krishnamoorthy-Cavell, Newnham

Degree: PhD
Course: CC
Supervisor: Dr D Milne
Dissertation Title:

The Botanical Poetics and Sexual Politics of Experimental Poetry by Women in Britain and North America from c 1990 to the Present

Research Interests

Avant garde poetry, Modernist poetry and fiction, film studies, gender and sexuality, ecopoetics, Postmodern theory, Postcolonialism, boarding school narratives, the textual history of chalk

Areas of Supervision

Papers: Practical criticism and critical practice, English literature and its contexts: 1830-1945, English literature and its contexts: 1870-present, Modernism and the short story, contemporary writing in English, American litertaure, history and theory of literary criticism, literature and visual culture 

Areas: gender and sexuality, ecopoetics, contemporary poetry and film 


Selected Publications

'A note on 'Irises' from Mei-mei Berssenbrugge's Four Year Old Girl. Intercapillary Space (June 2017).

Review of Modernist Legacies. Journal of British and Irish Innovative Poetry 9(1), p.8. (January 2017).

'Denise Riley and the Thermodynamics of the Experimental Lyric'. Feminist Spaces 2.2 (June 2016).

'Reconceiving Leda: Violence, Eroticism and the Unconscious in H.D. and Dali'. Open Enquiry Archive 1.9 (October 2012).