Dr Jane Feaver

Research interests

My research interests include the pastoral in its broadest sense in 20th-century and contemporary British and American literary fiction, poetry and film; Twentieth Century fiction; writing between the Wars; women writers - Sylvia Townesend Warner, Barbara Comyns, Muriel Spark, Elizabeth Taylor...;  writers in the West Country - Ted Hughes, William Trevor, Jean Rhys, Alice Oswald... Place, memory, voice, objects, metaphor, anarchy...

July - September 2016:  Literature Works/National Trust 'Writer in Residence',  A La Ronde, Exmouth