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Dr James Bainbridge BA, MA, PhD

Lecturer Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences


    Personal Statement

    James Bainbridge is the deputy director of Go Higher the University of Liverpool's access diploma in the Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences. In the Department of English he teaches and researches in eighteenth and twentieth-century literature. He is particularly interested in the influence of theology and natural sciences on the literature of the long-eighteenth century, narrative poetry, the work of Ezra Pound and Martin Heidegger, and emergent sexual identities in the twentieth century. He has published on George Crabbe and is currently writing a biography of the Birkenhead-born poet A.S.J. Tessimond.

    Academic Support and Feedback Hours:

    During Semester One, I will be available for English Department students every Tuesday at 11am in Room 1.23 of 1-7 Abercromby Square, and Friday between 1pm-2pm via Microsoft Teams to offer academic support.

    Please email for appointments at other times, or to use another method (e.g. Zoom, telephone, face-to-face etc.)

    I will be available to meet with Go Higher students via Zoom every Monday at 3pm