My Master's degree focused on illness narratives, especially mental illness, and disability. I also have a degree in English.
Below are some of my projects. I am particularly interested in informally-published and handmade texts .
Zines About Self-Harm
'Words aren't enough':
Phenomenological approaches to voice hearing
'Just a mentally ill girl with a wifi connection':
Emotionally-Motivated Texts, Artworks & DIY Publishing
online & printed life writing about long-term health conditions
Autobiographical graphic narratives depicting childhood trauma
Metaphors for Autism in Fiction and Non-Fiction
'To be solid, quite solid':
Rhetorical Patterns of Solidity in Virginia Woolf and Gertrude Stein
'In the British Museum there is an enormous mind':
Mapping Mindscapes in Virgina Woolf's Fiction
'If their bodyes be cut, with admirable celerity they come together agayne:
Cutting & Collage in Robert Burton's The Anatomy of Melancholy