School of Education
Claire is an experienced secondary teacher and lecturer with a passion for literature of all kinds. From Shakespearean tragedy to the powerful performance poetry of Kate Tempest, Claire’s fervent enthusiasm for the infinite varieties of English pervades every aspect of the English degree. She is particularly interested in poetry, identity, language and social place and is currently completing her PhD here at Marjon. It focuses on the formation and evolution of trainee and early career teachers' professional identities.
Claire teaches on the following courses:
Review of Graley Herren The Self-reflexive art of Don DeLillo, C21 Literature: Journal of 21st Century Writings, publication pending Summer 2020.