Research Summary and Profile
- Research interests:
- English Literature
- Europe, North America, United Kingdom
- Summary of research interests and expertise:
Literature from the 1930s to the present day; the relations between reportage and imaginative writing, particularly during and about the 'long' second world war; the role of literary journalism and other aspects of literary production; the English literary establishment; C20 Spanish literature and history.
- Project summary relevant to Fellowship:
Current project a Leverhulme-funded study of the work of John Hersey (1914-93), author of 'Hiroshima'.
- Publication Details
Date Details 15-Aug-2013 Franco's Crypt: Spanish Culture and memory since 1936
Farrar, Straus & Giroux (USA) 2013; Chatto & Windus (UK) 2014; Ariel (Spain) 2014
01-Jul-2005 V.S.Pritchett: A Working Life
Chatto & Windus (UK); Random House (USA)
01-Mar-2000 Romancing: The Life and Work of Henry Green
Faber & Faber (UK); Random House (USA)