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Nick Monk


Dr Nicholas Monk is Associate Professor and Director of IATL. He is also adjunct Associate Professor in the Faculty of Arts at Monash University, Warwick's partner institution in Australia. He became an HEA National Teaching Fellow in 2013, and received Warwick's Butterworth Award for Teaching Excellence in 2008/9. He is responsible for IATL's suite of interdisciplinary modules, including 'Forms of Identity', which he co-teaches with Monash. He is lead author on Open-space Learning: a Transdisciplinary Pedagogy (Bloomsbury, 2011). His other research interests include contemporary American fiction, and he has just completed a monograph on Cormac McCarthy for the University of New Mexico Press. He is also a contributor to the Cambridge Companion to Cormac McCarthy (2013). Before receiving his PhD from Warwick Nicholas studied at Rutgers University in the US where he received an MA in 2003. He has taught the practical version of 'Shakespeare and Selected Dramatists of His Time' for finalists in the Department of English at Warwick, a module of his own design, 'Drama, Performance, and Identity post-1955', and he was co-convenor of 'US Writing and Culture' for 2013-14. He is Associate Director of Global Shakespeare. He also taught the MA module 'Literatures of the American Southwest' in Autumn 2013. Nicholas runs workshops across the University faculties, and for the Learning and Development Centre. He is supervising PhDs on both American literature and Shakespeare.

Information pertaining to the modules Nick is teaching this academic year