School of English Literature, Language and Linguistics

Literature Staff

Literature Staff

Professor Linda Anderson
Professor of Modern English and American Literature

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8059

Professor James Annesley
Professor of American Literature

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6617

Dr Mark Byers
Lecturer in Contemporary Poetry

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Professor Kate Chedgzoy
Professor of Renaissance Literature

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7755

Dr Ruth Connolly
Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8133

Dr Kate Craddock
Research Associate

Dr James Cummings
Senior Lecturer in Late-Medieval Literature and Digital Humanities

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Telephone: +44 (0) 19120 82390

Dr Kate De Rycker
Lecturer in Renaissance Literature

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Dr Hannah Durkin
Lecturer in Literature & Film

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7760

Dr Ella Dzelzainis
Lecturer in Nineteenth-Century Literature

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7198

Dr Helen Freshwater
Reader in Theatre & Performance

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7764

Dr Stacy Gillis
Senior Lecturer in Twentieth-Century Literature & Culture

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7360

Professor Matthew Grenby
Dean of Research & Innovation

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6182

Dr Barbara Gribling
Research Associate

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Dr James Harriman-Smith
Lecturer in Restoration and Eighteenth-Century Literature

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7599

Dr Rosalind Haslett
Lecturer in Dramatic Literature

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5660

Dr Joseph Hone
NUAcT Fellow in English Literature

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Dr Jacob Jewusiak
Lecturer in Victorian Literature

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Telephone: 0191 208 2389

Dr Niamh Kehoe-Rouchy
Teaching Fellow in Medieval Literature

Dr Laura Kirkley
Lecturer in Eighteenth Century Literature

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7782

Dr Kirsten MacLeod
Reader in Modernist Print Culture

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7118

Dr Elisa Marazzi
Research Associate

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Dr Robbie McLaughlan
Lecturer in English Literature

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Telephone: 0191 208 3532

Dr Ella Mershon
Lecturer in Victorian Literature

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Dr Emily Murphy
Lecturer in Children's Literature

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Dr Aditi Nafde
Lecturer in Medieval Literature

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Telephone: 0191 208 7769

Dr Alex Niven
Lecturer in English Literature

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5316

Dr Meiko O'Halloran
Senior Lecturer in Romantic Literature

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7759

Dr Jennifer Orr
Lecturer in Eighteenth Century Literature

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Telephone: 0191 208 7750

Dr Lucy Pearson
Senior Lecturer in Childrens Literature

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3894

Professor James Procter
Prof of Modern & Contemporary Lit

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3518

Professor Kim Reynolds
Professor of Children's Literature

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3533

Professor Jennifer Richards
Joseph Cowen Professor of English Literature

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7754

Professor Michael Rossington
Professor of Romantic Literature

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3427

Professor Julie Sanders
Deputy Vice-Chancellor

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 7600

Professor Karen Sands-O'Connor
British Academy Global Professor

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Telephone: 0191 208 8092

Dr Neelam Srivastava
Reader in Postcolonial and Comparative Literature

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3665

Dr Leanne Stokoe
Lecturer in 18th Century Lit.

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7782

Dr Fionnghuala Sweeney
Senior Lecturer in American Literature

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3895

Dr Emma Whipday
Lecturer in Renaissance Literature

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Dr Rachel White
Research Associate

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Dr Anne Whitehead
Senior Lecturer in Modern and Contemporary Literature

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3531