Fran Brearton

Professor

  • Room 03.003 - 2 University Square

    United Kingdom

Accepting PhD Students

PhD projects

I am open to PhD applications in the fields of modern poetry, 20th century war writing, modern Irish literature, and modernist literature.

19972018

Research output per year

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Activities

Belfast Festival at Queen's

Fran Brearton (Lecturer)

Nov 1999

Activity: Talk or presentation typesPublic lecture/debate/seminar

Oxford University Press (Publisher)

Fran Brearton (Peer reviewer)

2001 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-review

External Examiner, Emory University, Atlanta, PhD thesis

Fran Brearton (Examiner)

Jan 2002

Activity: Examination typesPhD external examination

Irish-Scottish Academic Initiative

Fran Brearton (Organiser)

Sep 2002

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

English Dept. research seminar, University of Reading

Fran Brearton (Speaker)

May 2002

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Nordic Irish Studies Network Conference, Bergen

Fran Brearton (Invited speaker)

May 2002

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Irish Research Council (External organisation)

Fran Brearton (Board Member)

20032018

Activity: Membership typesMembership of peer review panel or committee

Research Institute of Irish and Scottish Studies, Aberdeen, seminar series

Fran Brearton (Speaker)

Apr 2003

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Electricity Gave Imagination Symposium

Fran Brearton (Organiser)

May 2003

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Postgraduate English UK (Journal)

Fran Brearton (Editorial advisory board member)

2003 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial activity

Journal of Irish and Scottish Studies (Journal)

Fran Brearton (Peer reviewer)

2004 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-review

6th International Robert Graves Society Conference, Paris

Fran Brearton (Speaker)

06 Jul 2004

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

British Academy Chatterton Lecture on English Poetry

Fran Brearton (Invited speaker)

11 Nov 2004

Activity: Talk or presentation typesPublic lecture/debate/seminar

Charles Donnolly Winter School

Fran Brearton (Keynote/plenary speaker)

Feb 2004

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Invited lecture, Charles University, Prague

Fran Brearton (Speaker)

09 Dec 2004

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Seminar Series, Academy for Irish Cultural Heritages, University of Ulster

Fran Brearton (Speaker)

18 Oct 2004

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

W.B. Yeats International Summer School

Fran Brearton (Keynote/plenary speaker)

11 Aug 2004

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Cambridge University Press (Publisher)

Fran Brearton (Peer reviewer)

20042018

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-review

Periscope and Telescope: Conflicting Views of the Great War, Oxford

Fran Brearton (Invited speaker)

01 Jun 2005

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Irish Studies Review (Journal)

Fran Brearton (Peer reviewer)

2005 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-review

Paul Muldoon and Postmodern Poetry, Leeds

Fran Brearton (Speaker)

17 Sep 2005

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

The Yellow Nib (Journal)

Fran Brearton (Editorial board member)

2005 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial activity

Palgrave Macmillan (Publisher)

Fran Brearton (Peer reviewer)

2006 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-review

Irish Poetry after Feminism, Monaco

Fran Brearton (Invited speaker)

30 Sep 2006

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Robert Graves Society 7th International Conference, Mallorca

Fran Brearton (Invited speaker)

08 Jul 2006

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

External Examiner, University of Swansea, PhD thesis

Fran Brearton (Examiner)

Nov 2006

Activity: Examination typesPhD external examination

ISAI Unions Conference

Fran Brearton (Invited speaker)

07 Sep 200709 Sep 2007

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

External Examiner, University of York, PhD thesis

Fran Brearton (Examiner)

Jul 2007

Activity: Examination typesPhD external examination

Robert Graves Society symposium

Fran Brearton (Invited speaker)

06 Jul 2007

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Louis MacNeice Centenary Conference and Celebration

Fran Brearton (Organiser)

Sep 2007 → …

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Philip Larkin Society Conference

Fran Brearton (Invited speaker)

30 Jun 2007

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Robert Graves Society 8th International Conference, Oxford

Fran Brearton (Keynote/plenary speaker)

11 Sep 2008

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Dept. of English research seminar, University of Swansea

Fran Brearton (Speaker)

30 Jan 2008

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

18th International Thomas Hardy Conference and Festival

Fran Brearton (Keynote/plenary speaker)

06 Aug 2008

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Irish University Review (Journal)

Fran Brearton (Editorial advisory board member)

2009 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial activity

Poetry of the Second World War, Imperial War Museum

Fran Brearton (Speaker)

02 Nov 2009

Activity: Talk or presentation typesPublic lecture/debate/seminar

External Examiner, University of Northampton, PhD thesis

Fran Brearton (Examiner)

Jul 2009

Activity: Examination typesPhD external examination

Twentieth Century Literature (Journal)

Fran Brearton (Peer reviewer)

2010 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-review

Robert Graves Society 10th International Conference, Mallorca

Fran Brearton (Member of programme committee)

Jul 2010

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

War Poets' Association committee

Fran Brearton (Member)

20102016

Activity: Consultancy typesContribution to the work of national or international committees and working groups

Robert Graves Society (President)

Fran Brearton (Chair)

20102014

Activity: Consultancy typesContribution to the work of national or international committees and working groups

Irish Research Council (External organisation)

Fran Brearton (Board Member)

20102017

Activity: Membership typesMembership of peer review panel or committee

2nd British and Irish Contemporary Poetry Conference

Fran Brearton (Organiser)

Sep 2010

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

John Hewitt International Summer School

Fran Brearton (Keynote/plenary speaker)

25 Jul 2011

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Robert Graves and Ireland: A Symposium

Fran Brearton (Organiser)

25 Nov 2011

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Lecture Series: The Persistence of Beauty

Fran Brearton (Invited speaker)

01 May 2012

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Modernism/Modernity (Journal)

Fran Brearton (Peer reviewer)

2012 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-review

Robert Graves Society 11th International Conference, Oxford

Fran Brearton (Organiser)

04 Sep 201208 Sep 2012

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Crossroads: University of Toulouse

Fran Brearton (Keynote/plenary speaker)

07 Jun 2012

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

External Examiner, University of Northampton, PhD thesis

Fran Brearton (Examiner)

Feb 2012

Activity: Examination typesPhD external examination