Lecturer in American Studies, Loughborough University

BA in English (Cambridge); PhD (Cambridge) was on two contemporary American novelists, William Gaddis and Thomas Pynchon. My research and teaching interests include: Hollywood cinema (including the star system); film and globalisation; adaptation studies; African American culture; U.S. literature from the early nineteenth century to the present; and representations of sport in American literature and film

Experience

  • –present
    Lecturer in American Studies, Loughborough University

Education

  • 1995 
    Cambridge University, PhD in American Literature