Dr Douglas Field

Senior Lecturer in 20th Century American Lit

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I received my PhD from the University of York in English Literature, where I focussed on the writer James Baldwin. I taught at Staffordshire University between 2006 and 2012, the year that I joined the University of Manchester. I sit on the Editorial Committee of Manchester University Press and I am the co-founding editor of the James Baldwin Reviewan annual peer-reviewed journal published by Manchester University Press. I'm a contributing editor at The A-Line: A Journal of Progressive thought and a former managing editor of Modernism/ ModernityI am a regular contributor to the Times Literary Supplement & a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts. 


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