Dr Derek Littlewood

Derek Littlewood gained his PhD, a theoretical study of speech and writing in Charles Dickens, from the Open University and his MA on D. H. Lawrence from Birmingham University.

He is currently researching the relationships between photography and literature, from the inception of the photograph until the onset of digital technology.

He is particularly interested in the aesthetics of modernist photography and writing. He has written and given conference papers on James Joyce, James Clarence Mangan and John Banville.