This page was originally about manuscripts I’ve finished writing, revising and editing that might be coming out soon, but I’ve decided to call it Research, in preparation for the PhD comprehensive exams, 2015.

I have three lists:

Special Author/Figure: Ali Smith–Exploring Liminality in her books.

Special Topic: Tricksters and shape-shifters in Contemporary Literature.

Period: Ancient Egypt–Funerary Texts, Spells, Magic and the Afterlife.


I’ll begin with the Special Author/Figure list and I’m not sure I’ll keep up. It’s an experiment, let’s see how it goes.

First entry, Ali Smith: How to be both and Girl Meets Boy.

Second entry, Ali Smith: There But For The

The Liminal in Ali Smith continued