Key Research Interests

Meganarrative and the Poetics of the Contemporary Crime Fiction Series

Primary supervisor: Henry Sutton Secondary supervisor: Dr Clare Connors

Research interests: How the contemporary crime fiction series adds to and modifies existing theories of literary character, and how it reshapes perceptions of fictional and real place. Primary texts; the Rebus series by Ian Rankin, the Jack Reacher series by Lee Child and the Dublin Murder Squad series by Tana French.