Dryden, L. (2014). Joseph Conrad and H. G. Wells: The Fin de Siecle Literary Scene. Palgrave. ISBN 9781137500113
This is the first sustained examination of of the literary friendship between Conrad and Wells. Drawing upon archival research, diaries, letters and a close analysis of texts,...
Dryden, L. & Watson, R. (2013). Journal of Stevenson Studies. Stirling Centre for Scottish Studies
Issue 11 of the Journal of Stevenson Studies, edited by Linda Dryden and Rory Watson, has now been published.
Dryden, L. (2010). The Journal of Stevenson Studies. Stirling Centre for Scottish Studies
ENU Development Trust
5 year part time PhD student - funding has been secured through charitable donations to cover approx 50% of fees
Carnegie Trust for the Universities of Scotland
This project investigates the relationship between Joseph Conrad and H. G. Wells in the context of emergent modernism and literary influence. It will result in a monograph of c200 pages, entitled Conr...
To support work on Rabindranath Tagore and to establish a Scottish Centre of Tagore Studies (ScoTs).
23 February 2016
14 April 2016
14 April 2016
Dryden, L. & Watson, R. (2009). Journal of Stevenson Studies. Centre for Scottish Studies, Universtiy of Stirling
International refereed journal edited by Dryden and Watson
(2009). Dryden, L., Arata, S. & Massie, E. (Eds.). Stevenson and Conrad: writers of transition. Texas Tech University Press. ISBN 978-89672-653-6
This edited book is the first complete book-length study to consider the work of Robert Louis Stevenson and Joseph Conrad within the same framework. It contains essays from in...
Dryden, L. & Watson, R. (2007). Editorial-Journal of Stevenson Studies issue 5
This is the Editorial for issue 5 of the Journal of Stevenson Studies for which Linda Dryden is co-General Editor with Professor Rory Watson
Dryden, L. & Watson, R. (2005). Editorial-Journal of Stevenson Studies Issue 3
This is an editorial for issue 3 of the Journal of Stevenson Studies for which Linda Dryden is co-General Editor
Carroll, F., Smyth, M. & Dryden, L. (2003). Visual-narrative and virtual reality. In Griffin, R. E., Chandler, S. B. & Cowden, B. D. (Eds.). Visual Literacy and Development: An African Experience - Selected readings of the IVLA Annual Conference
This paper explores the relationship between the image and the narrative in virtual reality (VR) environments. It
addresses three main issues; how we engage in images, how the...
Dryden, L. (2002). The modern Gothic and literary double: Stevenson, Wilde and Wells. Palgrave Macmillan. ISBN 140390510X
The Modern Gothic and Literary Doubles offers refreshing new analyses of the fictions of Gothic duality of Stevenson, Wilde and Wells. Establishing that a modern Gothic litera...
Dryden, L. (1999). Joseph Conrad and the Imperial Romance. Palgrave MacMillan. ISBN 333747151
Joseph Conrad's early Malay fiction reflects his seafaring experiences in the East and expresses his misgivings about the assumptions of `white superiority', of imperial power...
Dryden, L. & Finkelstein, D. (1998). Cultural Studies in Cyberspace: Teaching with New Technology. ISBN 0863 398 294
Dryden, L. (2013). 'Romance-ing Treasure Island: Conrad and Ford's Debt to Robert Louis Stevenson. Journal of Stevenson Studies. 10. ISSN 1744-3857
Dryden, L. (2013). '"The Difference Between Us": Conrad, Ford, Wells and the English Novel'. Studies in the Novel. 45, 214-33. ISSN 0039-3827
The focus of this paper is H. G. Wells’s brief friendship with Joseph Conrad in the closing years of the nineteenth and the beginning of the twentieth centuries. It was a frie...
Dryden, L. (2012). Review of Matthew Beaumont. The Spectre of Utopia: Utopian and Science Fictions at the Fin de Siecle. Review of English Studies.. doi:10.1093/res/hgt050. ISSN 0034-6551
A review of Matthew Beaumont
Dryden, L. (2012). The Gothic: Detection and Science Fiction. In McCracken-Flesher, C. (Ed.). Approaches to Teaching the Works of Robert Louis Stevenson, 96-103. The Modern Languages Association. ISBN 978-1-60329-122-4
An essay on how Stevenson fits into the genre of detection and science fiction literature.
To run a series of events to mark the 150th anniversary of the birth of Rabindranath Tagore.To heighten awareness of plans to set up a Scottish Centre of Tagore Studies at Edinburgh Napier.
To raise the profile of Rabindranath Tagore in Scotland. To establish a basis for the launch of the Scottish Centre of Tagore Studies (ScoTs).
Scottish Funding Council
To develop apps related to Stevenson and City of Literature
My PhD research focuses on the lived experience and literary representation of adolescent ...
This thesis examines the meaning, origin and influence of Edgar Allan Poe’s...
Aspects of poetry and symmetry are taken to represent the tension within the
compositional process between spontaneous impulses and intuitive insights