2014 – 2019 Ph.D. in Creative Writing, Newcastle University. AHRC Northern Bridge Scholarship.
Thesis: ‘Moveable Type: How might a contemporary ekphrastic practice illuminate Traveller representations in Thomas Bewick’s tail-piece prints?’
Supervisors: Professor Bill Herbert and Professor Sean O’Brien.
Examiners: Professor Sinéad Morrissey and Dr Tony Williams.
Study period includes archival and outreach internships with The Wordsworth Trust
and Natural History Society of Northumbria.
2012 – 2013 MA, Creative Writing, Newcastle University. Distinction.
2004 – 2007 BA, English, Leeds University.
First Class Honours. Jack Higgins Prize for Outstanding Attainment.