December 2, 2011
Professor Jane Aaron retired as Professor of English at the University of Glamorgan in September 2011, yet has kindly agreed to join the Centre for the Study of Media and Culture in Small Nations as an associate member.
Jane is a renowned expert on Welsh literature in the English language and edited the Honno Classics series of reprints of Welsh Women’s Writing in English. She has also edited an anthology of Welsh Women’s short stories, A View Across the Valley: Short Stories from Women in Wales 1850–1950 (Honno, 1999).
Centre Director Steve Blandford said: “The Centre is delighted to welcome Professor Jane Aaron as an associate member. Jane has made an incredible contribution to the study of Welsh Writing in the English language and has also done much to raise the profile of Welsh Women Writers.
“As an associate member, we look forward to Jane’s input on future research projects and events on the study of literature and creative writing in small nations”.