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Name: Jayde Martin

PhD: Transatlantic Literature and Cultural Studies

Thesis Title: Manipulating Mutations: Representations of Genetic Science in Transatlantic Science Fiction, 1985-2015.

 

Thesis Description:

I am interested in the conversation between popular fiction, popular science, and science fiction. My research questions explore the ways that authors like Margaret Atwood, Iain Banks, Robert J Sawyer, and Greg Bear represent genetic science compared to the progress of real world scientific development and its application within medicinal therapies for disabled people.

 

Supervisors and Institution(s): Prof John Holmes, Prof Martin Halliwell, Dr Emil Toescu.

 

Publications (please include full details with page nos. or web links):

 

Scholarly / Public Engagement Activities:

year: 2017

year: 2018

 

Other Research Interests:

  • Victorian literature and mental health
  • Suicidology
  • Medical Humanities
  • Victorian literature and popular science
  • Disability studies
  • Sexuality and Gender studies

 

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