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The English Research Group consists of researchers and practitioners working in a range of literary, cultural and creative fields.

Areas of specialism include:

  • late Victorian, 20th century and 21st century literature and culture
  • gender and sexuality studies
  • postcolonial studies
  • film and television drama
  • creative writing.

Researchers in English work in partnership with a range of regional, national and international organisations and charities in the arts, education, public health and policy sectors to support and enrich well-being, social inclusion and cultural diversity.

Fingerprint The fingerprint is based on mining the text of the scientific documents related to the associated persons. Based on that an index of weighted terms is created, which defines the key subjects of research unit

foreignness Social Sciences
humor Social Sciences
welfare state Social Sciences
poetry Social Sciences
expertise Social Sciences
recipient Social Sciences
uncertainty Social Sciences
joke Social Sciences

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Bob Beagrie

Person: Academic

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Leanne Bibby

Person: Academic


Research Output 2008 2019

Assessing changes to the welfare state: An investigation into the effects of regional media on local services and recipients of care in 1980s North East England

Lamb, B., 30 Jan 2019, (Accepted/In press) Discourses of care: Care in media, medicine and society. Holdsworth, A., Lury, K. & Tweed, H. (eds.). Bloomsbury

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)Researchpeer-review

welfare state
moral philosophy
media analysis

Elegy for Balto from the Bottom of a Frozen Lake: Anthology of Contemporary British Poetry

Clake, J., Oct 2019, (Accepted/In press) 1 p. Platypus Press.

Research output: Other contributionResearch

Reading Malet ‘Through the Eyelashes’: An Introduction to her Life and Work

Ford, J. & Gray, A., 7 Feb 2019, (Accepted/In press) Lucas Malet, Dissident Pilgrim : Critical Essays. Ford, J. & Gray, A. (eds.). Routledge, (Among the Victorians and Modernists).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearch