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Recent publications

The Constitution of English Literature (Bloomsbury, 2013)
The Return of England in English Literature (Palgrave, 2012)
At the Edge of Empire: The Life of Thomas B. Glover (Birlinn, 2008) Japanese trans (Iwanami, 2012)
From Trocchi to Trainspotting: Scottish Critical Theory Since 1960 (EUP, 2006)
Escalator (Polygon, 2006)
Modern Scottish Culture (EUP, 2005)
The Cultural Roots of British Devolution (EUP, 2004)

co-editor and contributor, Literature of an Independent England (Palgrave, 2013)
co-editor and introduction, Scottish Literature and Postcolonial Literature (EUP, 2011)
co-editor and contributor, The Edinburgh Companion to Muriel Spark (EUP, 2010)

'New Paisley', in The Seven Wonders of Scotland (Birlinn, 2012)
'Robert Louis Stevenson and the Meiji Enlightenment', in Year in English Studies 2011
'Kelman and World English', in The Edinburgh Companion to James Kelman (EUP, 2010)
'Arcades: The 1980s and 1990s', in The Edinburgh Companion to Twentieth-Century Scottish Literature (EUP, 2009)
'Myu-rieru Supa-ku no Dokuteki na Fuikushon', in Bungaku to iu Doku (Kasama Shoin, 2009)

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Editorial Board of Textual Practice;
Also write for National Collective