Alder, E. (in press). (Re)encountering monsters: animals in early twentieth century weird fiction. Textual Practice. ISSN 0950-236X
Early twentieth century weird tales occupy an important place in the development of genre fictions. Among the innovations they contribute are new forms of monsters, diverging ...
Frayn, A. (2017). Introduction - Modernist Cultures. Modernist Cultures. 12(1), 1-15. doi:10.3366/mod.2017.0153. ISSN 2041-1022
Introduction to special issue of Modernist Cultures on Modernism and the First World War. Surveys recent critical issues at the intersection of First World War and Modernist ...
Soto-Morettini, D. (2017). Reverse engineering the human: artificial intelligence and acting theory. Connection Science. 29(1), 64-76. doi:10.1080/09540091.2016.1271398. ISSN 0954-0091
In two separate papers, Artificial Intelligence (AI)/Robotics researcher Guy Hoffman takes as a starting point that actors have been in the business of reverse engineering hum...
Artt, S. & Schwan, A. (2016). Introduction - Screening Women’s Imprisonment: Agency and Exploitation in Orange is the New Black. Television and New Media. 16(5)ISSN 1527-4764
Introduction to the special edition of Television & New Media.
Schwan, A. (2016). Postfeminism Meets the Women in Prison Genre:Privilege and Spectatorship in Orange is the New Black. Television and New Media. 17(6), 473-490. doi:10.1177/1527476416647497. ISSN 1527-4764
This article argues that Netflix’s original series Orange is the New Black (2013-), based on Piper Kerman’s memoir (2010), uses postfeminist strategies to covertly
Alder, E. (2016). Becoming a student of English: students experiences of transition into the first year. Arts and Humanities in Higher Education. , 1-19. doi:10.1177/1474022216628303. ISSN 1474-0222
This study explored the transition to university as experienced by first-year students of English studies. The first year has been identified by existing research as a critica...
Lyall, S. (2015). Hugh MacDiarmid and the British State. The Bottle Imp. ISSN 1754-1514
Fraser, B. (2014). Rabindranath Tagore's Global Vision. Literature compass. 12, 161-172. doi:10.1111/lic3.12231. ISSN 1741-4113
This ‘Introduction’ to a special issue on Rabindranath Tagore affirms his position as an Indian Renaissance man and assesses his stature as a leading world writer, philosopher...
Frayn, A. (2014). Richard Aldington’s Images, the Metropolis and the Masses. Modernist Cultures. 9, 260-281. doi:10.3366/mod.2014.0086. ISSN 2041-1022
Richard Aldington’s city poems in the latter part of his 1915 collection Images
are concerned with the masses who inhabit the modern city. Aldington is
at pains to stress his ...
Fraser, B. (2014). poem:Mariam. Café Dissensus. ISSN 2373-177X
A poem on public execution.
Lyall, S. (2013). 'That Ancient Self': Scottish Modernism's Counter-Renaissance. European Journal of English Studies. 18, 73-85. doi:10.1080/13825577.2014.881106. ISSN 1382-5577
This essay argues that the twentieth-century movement of literary and cultural revival known as the Scottish Renaissance was, like the Irish Revival lead by W.B. Yeats, a coun...
Lyall, S. (2013). 'Hauntings of Celticism': Fionn Mac Colla and the Myth of History. Literature and History. 23(2), 51-66. doi:10.7227/LH.23.2.4. ISSN 0306-1973
Fionn Mac Colla’s ideas of history can be characterised as postcolonial in their critique of historical determinism, Cartesian dualism and Whig progressivism. He utilises his ...
Dryden, L. (2013). 'Romance-ing Treasure Island: Conrad and Ford's Debt to Robert Louis Stevenson. Journal of Stevenson Studies. 10ISSN 1744-3857
Alder, E. & McKechnie, C. (2012). Introduction: Literature, science, and the natural world in the long Nineteenth Century. Journal of Literature and Science. 5, 1-4. doi:10.12929/jls.05.2.01. ISSN 1754-646X
Lyall, S. (2011). New Cosmopolitanism, Democracy and the place of Scottish Studies. Journal of Irish and Scottish studies. 6, 133-153. ISSN 1753-2396