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.