Crime fiction, popular fiction, modern and contemporary literature, women's writing, the literature of migration.
- Arvanitaki, Eirini, Gender in 21st-Century Popular Romance Fiction (2017)
- Desforges, Kate, Burdekin's Utopian Visions: A Study of Four Interwar Texts (2016)
- Louwerse, Henriëtte, Homeless Entertainments: An Interpretation of Hafid Bouazza's Literary Writing (2007)
Current PhD supervisions
- Zoelman, Maaike, Interpreting Imagined Societies: The Interrelation of Memory and Ageing in Twenty-first-century Young Adult Dystopian Worlds
- Khorikian, Anousch, Investigating Investigators: Postfeminism in British Crime Series of a Post-television Decade (2001-2011)
- Su, Jinglong, A S Byatt