Clare Brant#

Membership Number:6166
Membership type:ORDINARY
Affiliated section(s):FILM, MEDIA & VISUAL STUDIES
Main Country of Residence:UNITED KINGDOM

Present and Previous Positions
  • 2009 Professor of Eighteenth-Century Literature and Culture, Department of English, King’s College London
  • 2010 Co-Director, Centre for Life-Writing Research, King’s College London
  • 2009 Project Director, Strandlines: Lives on the Strand past, present and creative
  • 1991 - 2009 Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in English, Department of English, King’s College London
  • 1988 - 1991 Fellow and Tutor in English, Jesus College Cambridge
  • 1985 - 1988 Rachel Trickett Junior Research Fellow, St Hugh’s College Oxford
  • 1983 - 1985 Sir Christopher Cox Junior Fellow, New College Oxford

Fields of Scholarship
  • Poetry
  • Blue humanities
  • Eighteenth-century literature and culture
  • Life writing
  • Visual culture

Honours and Awards
  • 2008 winner of ESSE Book Award (European Society for the Study of English) for Eighteenth-Century Letters and British Culture (Palgrave Macmillan 2006; Choice Academic Title for 2006)
  • 2011 British Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies Teaching Award on behalf of the 18thC Studies MA taught with the British Museum, as co-creator and convenor
  • 2014 major ERC award, as Co-I: EGO MEDIA (2014-2019, € 2 million) to investigate the impact of digital and social media on the practices and experiences of life writing and related modes of ego narrative. 4 PhDs, 2 postdocs; many outputs, including a lecture series, a major exhibition on diaries and a digital book, forthcoming

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