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Dr Nick Hubble

Dr Nick Hubble
Director of Research, Arts & Humanities

Summary

Nick Hubble is Reader in English and Co-Director of the Brunel Centre for Contemporary Writing (BCCW).

Nick holds a BA in Philosophy and Literature (Essex), a PGCE in Secondary English (Sussex), an MA in Critical Theory (Sussex), a DPhil in English Literature (Sussex) and a PGCert in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education (Brunel).

Nick’s research interests include modern and contemporary literature; science fiction and fantasy; Mass Observation; proletarian fiction; the cultural history of suburbia; and the social humanities.

Newest selected publications

Hubble, N. (2019) 'The Science Fiction Futures of Modernism: From Virginia Woolf to Feminist Speculative Fiction in the 21st Century'. Bloomsbury (forthcoming).

Book

Hubble, N. (2018) ''The Choices of Master Samwise': Rethinking 1950s Fiction', in Hubble, N., Ferrebe, A. and Bentley, N. (eds.) The 1950s: A Decade of Modern British Fiction. Bloomsbury.

Book chapter

Hubble, N. (2018) 'The Making of the Working Class: Proletarian Writing in the 1930s', in Kohlmann, B. and Taunton, M. (eds.) A History of 1930s British Literature. Cambridge University Press (forthcoming).

Book chapter

Hubble, N., MacCallum-Stewart, E. and Norman, J. (2018) 'The Science Fiction of Iain M Banks'. Canterbury: Gylphi. ISSN 13: 978-1-78024-054-1

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Hubble, N. (2018) '‘“Once upon a time, over the gravity well and far away…”: Fairy-Tale Narratives in Banks’s Science Fiction’', in Hubble, N., MacCallum-Stewart, E. and Norman, J. (eds.) The Science Fiction of Iain M Banks. Gylphi. pp. 61 - 78.

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