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 Elisabeth Jones

Elisabeth Jones

Myfyriwr ymchwil, Ysgol Saesneg, Cyfathrebu ac Athroniaeth

Mae'r cynnwys hwn ar gael yn Saesneg yn unig.


I am a third-year PhD candidate in the School of English, Communication, and Philosophy. I am researching the representation of medieval queens in late Elizabethan history plays.


Diddordebau ymchwil

Queenship, early modern drama, history plays, Shakespeare, periodisation (particularly medieval into early modern and 'premodernism')



Undergraduate teaching

Delivering seminars for the following Year One English Literature modules:

  • Critical Reading and Critical Writing (Core module) - Autumn 2017, 2018

  • Drama: Stage and Page - Spring 2018, 2019, 2020

  • Star-Cross'd Lovers: The Politics of Desire, Autumn 2019

Step Up to University

I am employed as a PhD tutor for Cardiff University's Widening Participation scheme 'Step Up to University'. I deliver masterclasses to year 12 students from schools and colleges across South Wales.

  • Daring Drama: Putting Medieval Monarchs and Renaissance Royalty Centre Stage (2018 course delivered in the 'Humanities' stream)

  • English Literature and Creative Writing Across Time, Form, and Genre (2019 course delivered in the 'English' stream)

  • REBELLION!: Read, Said, Seen (2020 course delivered in the 'Language, Literacy, and Communication' stream)

The Brilliant Club's Scholars Programme

I am a Brilliant Club PhD tutor delivering courses that promote university-style learning amongst secondary school students. I have delivered the following courses in a number of South Wales schools:

  • Into the Deep, Dark Woods: A Journey through Literature, a pre-designed Key Stage 2 course

  • Through the Looking Glass: Introduction to Literary Theory, a pre-designed Key Stage 3 course

  • Game of Thorns: Putting the 'Roses' of the Wars Centre Stage in the 1590s, a self-designed Key Stage 4 course

  • Dreamlands and Hellscapes: creating the (im)perfect world, a self-designed Key Stage 4 and 5 course

Traethawd ymchwil

Medieval Queens in Late Elizabethan History Plays: Staging the (Sexual) Politics of Queenship, 1589-99

Ffynhonnell ariannu

The James Pantyfedwen Foundation



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