I'm assisting the Dean of Postgraduate Studies in the Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences in a bid to the Arts and Humanities Research Council for postgraduate research studentships under the BGP2 programme.
I'm an external examiner for undergraduate degrees in English at the Universities of Aberdeen and Sheffield.
MA, DPhil (Oxford)
Poetry, life-writing and political discourse in late C18 and early C19 Britain and Europe; the Shelleys; textual editing.
Wordsworth’s poetry and Trauma theory (2009), Codes of manliness in 1790s writing (2010), Goethe's Faust and the poetry of Byron and Shelley (2011), Memory in William Wordsworth and George Eliot (2011), The philosophy of death in the poetry of Wordsworth and Shelley (2012); Political economy in Shelley's prose (2013); The man of feeling and nationhood, 1760-1820 (2013).
Birkbeck, University of London (2008); King's College London (2010).
British Academy Overseas Conference Grant (2008).
L'Analisi linguistici e letteraria; The Oxford University Press Edition of the Works of Robert Burns; The Reception of British and Irish Authors in Europe (ex officio); The Shelley-Godwin Archive.
Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (2013); Agenzia Nazionale di Valutazione del Sistema Universitario e della Ricerca (Italy) (2013); National Research Foundation (South Africa) (2010).
British Association for Romantic Studies; North American Society for the Study of Romanticism.
Bologna (2008); Cambridge (2011); Glasgow (2009, 2012); Milan (2012); Oxford (2010, 2013); Turin (2010).
Co-convenor of 'From the Renaissance to the Risorgimento: British Perceptions of Italy as a Nation State, Between Aesthetics and Ethics' Round Table, ESSE 10 conference, University of Turin (2010).
Co-organiser of 'Republican exchanges c.1550-c.1850' conference (http://conferences.ncl.ac.uk/republicanexchanges), Newcastle University (2009).
Convenor of ‘Romantic Republicanism’ Special Session, '(Trans)National Identities/Reimagining Communities' CISR/NASSR conference, University of Bologna (2008).
St Catherine's College, Oxford (2012).
'Shelley's Ghost' exhibition lunchtime lecture, The Bodleian Library, University of Oxford (2011).
I'm co-ordinating editor of the fifth volume of 'The Poems of Shelley' in the 'Longman Annotated English Poets' series (see 'Projects', below), and am preparing a monograph on Shelley and republicanism.
Revolutionary Britain (SEL2203)
Romantic Poetry (SEL3305)
Place and Pilgrimage (SEL8341)
Manuscript, Print, Digital (SEL8353)