Macho nature? Or, Gender in New Nature Writing Part I

Sure, the few tentative attempts at defining a new British nature writing suggest that this is a (sub) genre dominated by men, with the notable exception of Kathleen Jamie. Nonetheless, I’d never really thought of these new British nature writing texts in terms of gender – perhaps the result of years of reading of ecocriticalContinue reading “Macho nature? Or, Gender in New Nature Writing Part I”

Where to now? Research post PhD

By the Spring of 2012 I felt suitably fed up with my dissertation – Ecocriticism and the Contemporary British Novel -, and was very ready to explore the world outside of ecocriticism. Since I was lucky enough to a). do my PhD in the Netherlands where it’s a paid job, and you get a contractContinue reading “Where to now? Research post PhD”