Staff profile

Mary McNally


Senior Lecturer in English and Joint Level Four SH/JHS Personal Tutor (with Aled Williams)

Mary McNally

Subject

English, Creative Writing and Publishing

College

College of Business, Law and Social Sciences

Department

Humanities

Research centre

Identity, Conflict and Representation Research Centre

Campus

Kedleston Road, Derby Campus

Email

m.mcnally@derby.ac.uk

About

I am a Senior Lecturer in English and Joint Level Four Personal Tutor with my colleague, Aled Williams.

Teaching responsibilities

My main research and teaching interests are:

  • Shakespeare Today
  • 16th and 17th Century Literature modules (Early Modern Words/Early Modern Worlds; Transgression and Restoration)
  • Mutants and Monsters: Fantasy Literature
  • Critical Theory II
  • Gender and Identity in Contemporary Literature
  • Literature and Society: The English Conference Module
  • Independent Study

 

Professional interests

I am interested in:

Research interests

Early Modern Women's Writing, especially royal and noble coteries and the development from Catholicism to Protestantism; female spiritual autobiographies.

Membership of professional bodies

I am a:

Qualifications

Recent conferences

International experience

Teaching in France and China.

Additional interests and activities

#DigiShakes400 - with colleagues from the 1623 Theatre Company, QUAD, Derby; RSC; Shakespeare Institute and the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust. November 2017.