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Shakespeare and Marx: The writer and the society
(Voprosy Literatury [Matters of Literature], 2019)
High Late-Modernists or Post-Modernists? Vanguard and Linguistically Innovative British Poetries since 1960
(Cambridge University Press, 2015)
This chapter tracks developments in Contemporary British Vanguard poetry through concerns with the challenge of the long poem, attitudes towards language, the problem of categorisation, notions of poetic community, and the ...
“Bloomluxuriance:” Compound Words in the Poetry of the 1830s and 1840s
(University of California Press, 2020-06)
This article examines the use of compound words in the poetry of the 1830s and 40s in the light of contemporary theories about the origins and development of the English language. Focusing especially on the changes made ...
Girl-on-girl culture: Constructing normative identities in a corpus of sex advice for queer women
(John Benjamins, 2019-08-20)
This article investigates the construction of sex advice for queer women as it features on the world’s most popular lesbian website, Autostraddle. Based in the United States, the website is a “progressively feminist” online ...
Boxing, Race, and British Identity, 1945-1962
(Cambridge University Press, 2020-02-14)
‘A Noble Game Became Degraded”: The rise and fall of professional football in Middlesbrough, 1889-1894
(North East History Journal, 2014)
This article examines the brief life of Middlesbrough Ironopolis Football Company Limited between its formation in 1889 and its subsequent liquidation in 1894. It was in 1889 that the membership of Middlesbrough Football ...