I am currently completing a PhD entitled Andrew Marvell and Privacy. The project began at the University of Geneva and will be submitted at the University of Leicester.
Marvell, a seventeenth-century poet and politician, is my primary research interest. Other interests include literature of the English Civil War, writing and visual art (particularly mirrors), and public/private divides throughout the ages.
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28 December 2014
My recent work on Marvell and ekphrasis explores several ways in which the poet negotiates the transition between text and visual object to advance his personal and political poetics....
16 October 2014
I’m more than a little uncomfortable publishing this, but I hope this brief encounter with the 'truth' will prove a turning point. Continue reading →
21 July 2014
A review of 'Tonight the Summer's Over', the debut collection from Rory Waterman. Continue reading →