Postgraduate research students

In Modern Languages at Exeter we're proud of the research carried out by our PhD students. There are currently around 40 PhD students in the Department, many of whom maintain an online personal profile detailing their research activities. Follow the links below to find out more about them and their research projects.


Student Research title Lead supervisor
Giada Alessandroni Representations of Female Homosociality in Belle Epoque France (1880-1914) Dr Maria Scott
Nicholas Hall Searching for the ‘unofficial Russian’ in ‘Real Russia’ – British travellers, Soviet citizens, and the significance of their encounters, 1922–39 Dr Emily Lygo
Kai He “A Study of the English Translation of Selected Chapters from Demi-Gods and Semi-Devils”. Dr Ting Guo
Delphi May “Displacing the Hybrid?”: the representation of ‘Chineseness’ and Chinese immigrants in Spanish audio-visual media Professor Sally Faulkner
Edward Mills Didactic Thinking and Practice in Anglo-Norman ‘Para-Literature’ Dr Thomas Hinton
Julia Sutton-Mattocks
Charlotte Walmsley