Staff Profiles

Professor Daniel Lea

BA (Hons); PhD; SFHEA

Programme Lead for English Literature, Drama and Creative Writing

School of English and Modern Languages

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Professor Daniel Lea

Phone number: +44 (0)1865 483163


Location: Headington Campus, Tonge Block,T412a

Dan completed his PhD, J.G. Farrell: Towards a Postmodern Fiction at Royal Holloway College, University of London in 1996. After taking up posts at Kingston University and Liverpool John Moores University, he joined Brookes in 2002 as a specialist in contemporary writing. He teaches in all aspects of Twentieth and Twenty-First Century literature and convenes the Contemporary Literature and Dissertation modules. He has published widely in the area of post-1945 British writing and is general editor of the Contemporary British Novelists series (published by Manchester University Press).