The discipline in 2020

The session will consist of:

  • a brief introduction (3-5 minutes)
  • short presentations from each speaker (of 5-7 minutes)
  • Curated questions and panel responses (40 minutes or so).

Professor Clare A. Lees, FEA, is the Director of the Institute of English Studies and Professor of Medieval Literature, School of Advanced Study, University of London.

Professor Anshuman Mondal, FEA, is Professor of Modern Literature & Director of Research at the School of Literature, Drama and Creative Writing, University of East Anglia.

Dr Mathelinda Nabugodi is a Leverhulme Early Career Fellow, in the Faculty of English, Newnham College, University of Cambridge.

Dr Alex Thomson, FEA, is Chair of University English, and Senior Lecturer and Head of Department in the Department of English, University of Edinburgh.

Professor Jennifer Richards, FEA, is the Chair of the English Association Higher Education Committee, and Director of the Newcastle University Humanities Research Institute (NUHRI) and Joseph Cowen Chair of English Literature at Newcastle University.

Fri 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm