Dr Emily Cuming

Teaching I began working at Liverpool John Moores University in 2017. Before this, I was a Research Fellow at the University of Leeds for three years, during which time I taught undergraduate and MA courses in Victorian and Modern literature. Prior to that I lived in the US for seven years where I taught at a number of liberal arts colleges in Southern California, including a role as Visiting Lecturer in the Interdisciplinary Humanities at Scripps College in Claremont. I received my PhD from the University of Manchester. At LJMU, I currently teach the following courses: Digital Victorians: Investigating the Victorians in the 21st Century (Level 4) Literature in Context: Britain in the 1950s (Level 4) Our House: The Representation of Domestic Space in Contemporary Culture (Level 6) Research My main research interests are in representations of domestic, urban and maritime space; cultural histories of housing from the nineteenth century to the present; the historical relations between narrative form, autobiography and the writing of...
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