Jack Sargent


May 2014:

From Queer as Folk to Modern Family

Paper for the MA annual conference at the University of Exeter

·             “From Queer As Folk to Modern Family: Understanding and defining a predominant shift in the popular representation of homosexual culture 1999-2014.”                                      Jul 2014

April 2014:

A Secret Throb of Colour:

Paper for the ‘Edwardian Premonitions and Echoes’

Conference at the University of Liverpool                                 April 2014

·             “ ‘A Secret Throb of Colour’: Contemporary Gay Nostalgia for the Edwardian Country House in Alan Hollinghurst’s The Stranger’s Child.”  

Book Reviews


Alan Hollinghurst and the Vitality of Influence, Alan Johnson

·            Alan Hollinghurst and The Vitality of Influence. Author Alan Johnson. (Palgrave 2014) Edwardian Culture Network (edwardianculture.com


Outlaw Fathere in Victorian and Modern British Literature, Helena Gurfinkel

·            Outlaw Fathers in Victorian and Modern British Literature: Queering Patriarchy. Author: Helena Gurfinkel. (New York: Rowman and Littlefield 2013.) Edwardian Culture Network (edwardianculture.com)

     Sept 2014