Alex Murray

Dr

  • Room 0G.001 - 4 University Square

    United Kingdom

Accepting PhD Students

PhD projects

I would be interested in supervising PhD students in most areas of modern literary studies, particularly: -Decadence and Aestheticism; -Oscar Wilde; -Modernism; -literature and place; -the politics of literary form; -literary theory. Please contact me if you would like to discuss prospective projects.

20072020

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Research Output

2020

'The Vitality of "Dorian Gray": Darwinism, Philosophy, Life'

Murray, A., 2020, (Accepted) The Picture of Dorian Gray’ in the Twenty-First Century. Kaye, R. A. (ed.). New York: Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

2019

Al di là dello spettacolo e dell’immagine: la poetica di Guy Debord e di Agamben

Murray, A., 2019, Giorgio Agamben. Ontologia e politica. Bonnacci, V. (ed.). Macerata: Quodlibet

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Decadence in the Age of Modernism

Murray, A. & Hext, K. (ed.), 2019, Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. 304 p.

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology

Fin-de-Siècle Decadence and Elizabethan Literature

Murray, A., 18 Apr 2019, In : English Literture in Transition 1880-1920. 62, 4, p. 482-505

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Introduction

Murray, A. & Hext, K., 2019, Decadence in the Age of Modernism . Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 26 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Jerusalem Building: Lolly Willowes, Blake and Rural Politics

Murray, A., 19 Jun 2019, (Accepted) In : Modernist Cultures.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

'“Profane Travellers”: Michael Field, Cornwall and Modern Tourism'

Murray, A., 2019, (Accepted) Michael Field, Decadent Moderns. Parejo Vadillo, A. & Parker, S. (eds.). Athens, OH: Ohio State University Press, p. 167-187 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

2018

‘To See Clearly’: John Dos Passos and Vision

Murray, A., 26 Dec 2018, In : Textual Practice.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2016
5 Citations (Scopus)

The Dance of Death: Fitzgerald and Decadence

Murray, A., 2016, In : Modern Fiction Studies. 62, 3, p. 387-411 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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2 Citations (Scopus)
2300 Downloads (Pure)
2015

Decadence Revisited: Evelyn Waugh and the Afterlife of the 1890s

Murray, A., Sep 2015, In : Modernism/Modernity. 22, 3, p. 593-607 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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3 Citations (Scopus)
1049 Downloads (Pure)

Decadent Conservatism: Politics and Aesthetics in The Senate

Murray, A., 2015, In : Journal of Victorian Culture. 20, 2, p. 186-211 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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873 Downloads (Pure)

Enigmatic Intertexts: Decadence, De Quincey and the Sphinx

Murray, A., Dec 2015, Decadent Romanticism: 1780 - 1914. Boyiopoulos, K. & Sandy, M. (eds.). Farnham: Ashgate Publishing, p. 89-102 (The Nineteenth Century Series).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Expropriated Experience: Agamben Reading Benjamin, Reading Kant

Murray, A., 27 Aug 2015, Towards the Critique of Violence: Walter Benjamin and Giorgio Agamben. Moran, B. & Salzani, C. (eds.). London: Bloomsbury Academic, p. 215-230

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2014

Re-Visiting Sylvia Townsend Warner

Plock, V. M. (ed.) & Murray, A. (ed.), 03 Dec 2014, In : Literature Compass. 11, 12, p. 725-731 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issue

The Heritage Industry and Historiographical Metafiction: Historical Representation in the 1980s

Murray, A., 27 Feb 2014, 1980s: A Decade of Contemporary British Fiction. Tew, P., Horton, E. & Wilson, L. (eds.). London: Bloomsbury Academic, p. 125-150

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2013

Decadent Poetics: Literature and Form at the British Fin de Siècle

Murray, A. (ed.) & Hall, J. D. (ed.), 2013, Houndsmill: Palgrave Macmillan.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

'Introduction'

Murray, A. & Hall, J. D., 2013, DECADENT POETICS: LITERATURE AND FORM AT THE BRITISH FIN DE SIÈCLE. Houndsmill: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 1-25

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Recusant Poetics: Rereading Catholicism at the Fin de Siècle

Murray, A., 2013, In : English Literture in Transition 1880-1920. 56, 3, p. 355-373

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)
2012

Editors' introduction: Simondon, finally

De Boever, A., Murray, A., Roffe, J. & Woodward, A., 13 Jan 2012, Gilbert Simondon: Being and Technology. Edinburgh University Press, p. 14-28 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingForeword/postscript

Gilbert Simondon: Being and Technology

Murray, A. (ed.), Roffe, J. (ed.), de Boever, A. (ed.) & Woodward, A. (ed.), 2012, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

12 Citations (Scopus)

'Technical mentality' revisited: Brian Massumi on Gilbert Simondon

De Boever, A., Murray, A. & Roffe, J., 13 Jan 2012, Gilbert Simondon: Being and Technology. Edinburgh University Press, p. 19-36 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

15 Citations (Scopus)

"The Majesty of that Unknown”: Edgar Saltus and Decadent Futurity

Murray, A., Oct 2012, In : Symbiosis: A Journal of Transatlantic Literary Studies . 16, 2, p. 177-190 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2011

The Agamben Dictionary

Murray, A. (ed.) & Whyte, J. (ed.), 2011, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

'The Lexicographer and the Sovereign'

Murray, A. & Whyte, J., 2011, The Agamben Dictionary. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, p. 1-14

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Vestiges of the Phoenix: De Quincey, Kant and the Heavens

Murray, A., 2011, In : Victoriographies. 1, 2, p. 243-260

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2010

Autoptic Film

Murray, A., 2010, In : Cardozo Law Review. 31, 4, p. 1217-1231

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Giorgio Agamben

Murray, A., 2010, London: Routledge.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

“This Light was Pale and Ghostly”: Stewart Home, Horror and the Gothic Destruction of “London”

Murray, A., 2010, London Gothic: Place, Space and the Gothic Imagination. Phillips, L. & Witchard, A. (eds.). London: Continuum, p. 65-79

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2009

'Changes in the Canon'

Murray, A., 2009, The Modernism Handbook. London: Continuum, p. 158-169

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Law and Thought: on the Work of Giorgio Agamben

Murray, A. (ed.) & Zartaloudis, T. (ed.), 2009, In : Law and Critique. 20, 3

Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issue

'Starting With Modernism'

Murray, A. & Tew, P., 2009, The Modernism Hanbook. London: Continuum, p. 1-15

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The Modernism Handbook

Murray, A. (ed.) & Tew, P. (ed.), 2009, London: Continuum.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

2008

Beyond Spectacle and the Image: the Poetics of Guy Debord and Agamben

Murray, A., 2008, The Work of Giorgio Agamben: Law, Literature, Life. Murray, A., Heron, N. & Clemens, J. (eds.). Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, p. 164-180

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

3 Citations (Scopus)

'The Enigma of Giorgio Agamben'

Murray, A., Heron, N. & Clemens, J., 2008, The Work of Giorgio Agamben: Law, Literature, Life. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, p. 1-13

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

4 Citations (Scopus)

The Work of Giorgio Agamben: Law, Literature, Life

Murray, A. (ed.), Heron, N. (ed.) & Clemens, J. (ed.), 2008, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

‘Literary Genealogy and the Aesthetics of Critique in the Work of Iain Sinclair’

Murray, A., 2007, City Visions: The Work of Iain Sinclair. Bond, R. & Bavidge, J. (eds.). Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars, p. 68-81

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter