Kiron Ward

Kiron Ward

Associate Professor

I research modern and contemporary fiction, particularly from the UK, Ireland, North America, Latin America, the Caribbean, and South Asia. I hold a PhD from the University of Sussex (2017), and have previously worked at the University of Sussex and University of East Anglia. Since 2019, I have been working as a lektor at Københavns Universitet.

Teaching

Recent Asian American Writing

21st Century U.S. Writing

James Joyce's Ulysses and its Afterlives

Literature, History, Culture 1, 2, and 3

Current research

I am currently completing a monograph on encyclopaedism in contemporary fiction, focusing specifically on Don DeLillo, Leslie Marmon Silko, Roberto Bolaño, and Karen Tei Yamashita. Additionally, I am co-editing, with E. Paige Miller, a special issue of Textual Practice to commemorate the centenary of the publication of James Joyce's Ulysses.

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