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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.

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emotion Social Sciences
foreignness Social Sciences
happiness Social Sciences
humor Social Sciences
welfare state Social Sciences
poetry Social Sciences
expertise Social Sciences
recipient Social Sciences

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Research Output 2008 2019

Adjusting the ‘Islamic’ Focus: Exhibitions of Contemporary Pakistani Art in Britain in the Post-9/11 Decade

Clements, M., 30 May 2019, Contesting Islamophobia : Anti-Muslim Prejudice in Media, Culture and Politics. Peter, M., Amina, Y. & Alaya, F. (eds.). I B Tauris, p. 205-226 19 p. (Library of Modern Religion).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearch

September 11 Attacks
Contemporary Visual Arts

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

Aunt Anne's Canticle for Calm

Beagrie, B., Aug 2019, 1 p.

Research output: Other contributionResearch

Press / Media

Special women on the agenda

Rachel Carroll


1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

What's changed? Eric Gregory poets a year on

Jenna Clake


1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

International conference will celebrate experimental author

Rachel Carroll


1 item of Media coverage

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