Senior Faculty:

Current and Recent PhD Students and Research Topics:

  • Shanti Daffern – ‘Pilgrimage in the Work of Wordsworth, Coleridge and Clare’
  • Marc Gotthardt – ‘Byron’s Existential Poetics and the Time of the Event’
  • Desmond Huthwaite – ‘Radical Reviews? Periodical Publishing and the British Reader in the 1790s’
  • Flora Lisica – ‘Tragedy and the Younger Romantics’
  • Lewis Todd – ‘The Scalar Poetics of Coleridge, Blake and Claire
  • Greta Colombani – ‘Communication with the Other World in Romantic Poetry’
  • Dylan Carver – ‘Gothic Poetics in the Eighteenth Century’
  • Julia Gantman – ‘Coleridge’s Notebooks: From Self-Awareness to Social Consciousness’
  • Eliza Haughton-Shaw – ‘The Wound and the Show: Sentiment and Suffering in Writing by Sterne, Wordsworth, Dickens and Lear’
  • Alexander Hobday – ‘Promiscuity and Politeness: The Eighteenth-Century Crisis of Masculinity’
  • Zoe Jennings – ‘Grace and Nature: The Dynamics of Literary and Cosmic Creation in the Work of Alexander Pope’
  • Ephraim Levinson – ‘Rethinking Antiquarianism through the Work of Thomas Gray and Thomas Percy’
  • Jai Rane, ‘Writing Thought in Pope’s Poetics’
  • Robert Scott, ‘Veil After Veil: Hegel and English Romantic Poetics’