Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies

Our research students

Graduate Teaching Assistants (GTAs)

Cameron Abbott-Betts
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Literature Film and Theatre Studies (LiFTS)
Ask me about: Fringe; Arts Festivals; Physical Theatre; Devising; Creative Producing; Touring
Ellyn Coe
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Literature Film and Theatre Studies (LiFTS)
Daniel Jeffreys
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Literature Film and Theatre Studies (LiFTS)
Research interests: Decadent writing; The evolution of the weird tale and its numinous quality; Horror films and their commentary on trauma; Thomas Ligotti; Hallucinations
Emma Kittle
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Literature Film and Theatre Studies (LiFTS)
GTA (Blended Learning), Department of Literature Film and Theatre Studies (LiFTS)
Research interests: Upturning the apple cart: feminisms, comedy and short fiction
Adam Neikirk
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Literature Film and Theatre Studies (LiFTS)
Toni-Marie Pinder
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Literature Film and Theatre Studies (LiFTS)
GTA (Blended Learning), Department of Literature Film and Theatre Studies (LiFTS)
Natasha Richards
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Literature Film and Theatre Studies (LiFTS)
GTA (Blended Learning), Department of Literature Film and Theatre Studies (LiFTS)
Thomas Robinson
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Literature Film and Theatre Studies (LiFTS)
Research interests: Fantasy fiction; Genre conventions; Anthropocene history and narrative; Postcolonial Fantasy
Jack Rutherford
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Literature Film and Theatre Studies (LiFTS)
Jenny Stokes
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Literature Film and Theatre Studies (LiFTS)

Research students

Cameron Abbott-Betts
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Ask me about: Fringe; Arts Festivals; Physical Theatre; Devising; Creative Producing; Touring
Rahaf Alhamwi
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Afra Alqahtani
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Yit Ang
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Leyla Bouallegue
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Rebecca Buckle
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Andrew Burton
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Research interests: Ecodramaturgy
Nahida Choudhury
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Jonathan Clark
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Ellyn Coe
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Natasha Comer
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Lucy Cook
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Susannah Dawes
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Elelia Ferro
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Roseanne Ganley
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Jo Gerrard
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Ask me about: Faery Folklore; Fiona Macleod; Folklore on the Western Isles of Scotland Research interests: Fiona Macleod; White horses; The Liminal/In-between places/Thin places; Psychopomps/Animism/Indwellers/the chthonic; Lucy Bruce/Ella Horsey
Catriona Gilmour
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Francesca Govia
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Brigitte Grice
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Alex Guest
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Asma Jahamah
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Daniel Jeffreys
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Research interests: Decadent writing; The evolution of the weird tale and its numinous quality; Horror films and their commentary on trauma; Thomas Ligotti; Hallucinations
Sophie Joshua
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Eleanor Kingsford
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Emma Kittle
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Research interests: Upturning the apple cart: feminisms, comedy and short fiction
Deborah Landes
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Annecy Lax
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Lovemore Mabugu
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Paul Macklin
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Susan Maclaine
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Janet Mathieson
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Research interests: Narrativsation of disease
Petra McQueen
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Francesca Medici
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Caroline Mueller Mueller
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Adam Neikirk
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Longinos Panagi
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Craig Papworth
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Toni-Marie Pinder
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Derrick Rice
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Natasha Richards
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Thomas Robinson
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Research interests: Fantasy fiction; Genre conventions; Anthropocene history and narrative; Postcolonial Fantasy
Jack Rutherford
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Melissa Shales
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Jenny Stokes
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Michael Verrier
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Research interests: Creative Writing; Songwriting; Folk Songs and Ballads; Radio Ballads; Theatre Studies; Performance Studies
Rachael Welham
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Jordan Welsh
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
Research interests: Romantic and Victorian Literature; Eco-criticism and Nature Writing; Literature and Religion; Poetry since the Romantic period; the Blue Humanities; the works of Gerard Manley Hopkins
Danielle Wrayton
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies