Helen Abbott

Colleges, School and Institutes

Willingness to take PhD students


PhD projects

Dr Abbott has supervised a number of PhD students on a wide range of topics. She welcomes applications from PhD students in any of her areas of interest, especially the following:

words/music relations (including aesthetics, translation, adaptation, and performance)
poetry and poetics (especially nineteenth-century French, and metre, accentuation, versification)
voice/performance in relation to literary texts
the role of digital media in researching texts and performances (music, theatre, readings)