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literature and language professor

Peter Childs, British literature and language professor. Certified in economics University Leeds, England, 1984. National Teaching fellowship, Higher Education Academy, 2004, Oneal fellowship, Harry Ransom Research Center, University Texas, 2008. Fellow: English Association.


Childs, Peter was born on April 26, 1962 in London. Son of John Peter and Patricia Childs.


Bachelor in Literature and Philosophy, Open University, England, 1988. Master of Arts in 20th-Century British Fiction, Keele University, England, 1990. Doctor of Philosophy in English Literature, Keele University, England, 1993.


Professor modern English literature University Gloucestershire, Cheltenham, England, since 2003, research dean, since 2005.


  • Certified in economics University Leeds, England, 1984.


  • Other Work

    • Author: (book) Texts: Contemporary Cultural Texts and Critical Approaches, Modernism and the Post-Colonial, The Twentieth Century in Poetry, Modernism, Reading Fiction: Opening the Text, Contemporary Novelists: British Fiction Since 1970. Editor: The Fiction of Ian McEwan, Post-Colonial Theory and English Literature. Co-editor: The Routledge Guide to Modern Literary Terms, British Cultural Identities.

      Contributor articles to professional journals.


Fellow: English Association.


John Peter

Patricia Childs