Jack Sargent

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University of Exeter, Penryn and Streatham Campuses

University of Exeter                                September 2010 – present


PhD in English

Title: Time and the Homosexual Individual: Homosexual Temporality, Memory, Nostalgia and Ageing in Victorian to Contemporary British Literature.

Supervisor. Dr. Kate Hext.

University of Exeter, Sept 2015-Sept 2019


MA in English Literary Studies with Distinction

September 2013 – September 2014

Thesis: From Queer As Folk to Modern Family: Understanding Changes in Anglo-American Popular Representations of Male Homosexuality 1999-2014.

Diss. University of Exeter, 2014.
Supervisor: Dr. Kate Hext.                                              

MA Specialisms including:

 - Criticism and Theory: Current Debates

 - Modernism and Material Culture

 - British Literature 1870-1910

 - Body and Identity in the Age of Reason (1700-present)


BA (hons) in English First Class            September 2010 – June 2013

Thesis: “The Time When ‘Only Young Men Kissed”: Contemporary Queer Nostalgia for the Aesthetics of Illicit Homosexuality in the Works of Alan Hollinghurst

Diss. University of Exeter. 2013.

Supervisor: Dr. Kate Hext