Dr Tory Young

Tory Young

Course Group Leader, English Writing and Publishing
Course Leader, MA English Literature
Senior Lecturer, English Literature


Room:
Hel 149

Email: tory.young@anglia.ac.uk

Telephone: 0845 196 2157
International: +44 1223 698 157



Dr Tory Young's research activity


Tory teaches on Modernism and the City, Contemporary Fiction and Ways of Reading on the undergraduate degree, and Re-reading Modernism, Practising Postmodernism and Research Methods on the MA.

Her principal research interests are in contemporary fiction, modernism, narratology and Writing in the Disciplines and she has published in these areas. She is the author of Studying English Literature: A Practical Guide (Cambridge University Press, 2008) and The Hours by Michael Cunningham (London: Continuum, 2003). She is currently writing a monograph on Narrative and Intimacy in Contemporary Fiction.

With Tommy Davis, she co-edits the 20-21st Century section of Literature Compass.

Tory has organised conferences in the past on Jean Rhys (July 2010, with Jeannette Baxter and Anna Snaith), Writing in the Disciplines (April 2002), Nancy Cunard (November 2001) and Postgraduate Futures (July 1999, 2000 and 2001).

Tory is keen to supervise research in the areas of:

  • Modernism
  • Contemporary Fiction
  • Narrative Theory
  • Feminism/Postfeminism



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