Centre for Regional Literature and Culture

Postgraduate Research


Welcome to our postgraduate research page. Here you can find and access information relating to a number of students in our postgraduate cohort whose research relates to regional culture and literature. By clicking on each student’s name you will be taken to a page with a written description of their work or a profile page describing their research interests. 

  • Margaret Eaton - Performativity in the life writings of Frank McCourt.

  • Pamela Grieg  - Editing the Lay Folks’ Catechism , or  Sermon of John Gaytrydge, a manual of elementary religious instruction
  • Annalise Grice – The Early Writings of D. H. Lawrence and the Literary Marketplace
  • Edmund Downey - Print culture, democracy and reform in the Romantic period; 'Thomas Spence and Regional Political Culture'
  • Jemima Matthews ‘The Use and Abuse of the Thames, 1550-1650’
  • Charlotte May ‘The Samuel Rogers Recovery Project’  
  • Laura Nixon - The influence of German women writers on British literary culture during the Victorian period.  
  • Ivan Pregnolato - A Pilgrim in Historiography: Byron and the Discourse(s) of History in Early Nineteenth-Century Britain.

Centre for Regional Literature and Culture

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University of Nottingham
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