Hosting the Refugee

I’m currently working on an article on gender and hospitality as part of my larger project on how British writers helped refugee writers from Europe during World War Two. In the course of this work, I am starting to explore the relationships between writers such as Rebecca West, H.G. Wells, J.B. Priestley and Margaret Storm Jameson and writers and translators living in exile in the … Continue reading Hosting the Refugee

New Generation Thinkers 2016

I’m really pleased to announce that I’ve been selected as one of this year’s BBC/AHRC New Generation Thinkers The scheme was set up by the BBC and the Arts and Humanities Research Council to find promising young academics to make radio programmes about their research. Competition is very intense and I was really surprised to be chosen – as part of the top ten pc … Continue reading New Generation Thinkers 2016