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Dr Jacky Collins

Senior Lecturer

Department: Arts

Jacky has worked in the Division of Languages at Northumbria since 1993. In 2004 she took a year’s sabbatical to lecture in Spanish Literature and Film at Western Oregon University, USA. Between 2011 and 2014 she was based in the Department of Media and Communication Design as a member of the Film & TV team.


PhD September 01 2009

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • Con voz propia y sin complejos: el desarrollo de la identidad lesbiana en la obra de Libertad Moran, Collins, J. 28 Feb 2011, Ellas y nosotras: estudios lesbianos sobre literatura escrita en castellano, Barcelona, EGALES
  • Lesbian Realities / Lesbian Fictions in Contemporary Spain, Vosburg, N., Collins, J. 2011
  • "Sisters are doing it for themselves": lesbian identities in contemporary Spanish literature, Collins, J. 2011, Lesbian Realities / Lesbian Fictions in Contemporary Spain, Plymouth, Bucknell University Press
  • "This Town Ain’t Big Enough For The Both Of Us (?)": regional and social tensions in two novels by Lola Van Guardia/Isabel Franc, Collins, J. Oct 2009, Crime Scene Spain: essays on post-Franco crime fiction, Jefferson, NC, McFarland
  • Crime scene Spain: essays on post-Franco crime fiction, Craig-Odders, R., Collins, J. 2009
  • Isabel Franc's 'No me llames cariño': Contesting Patriarchy in Spanish Lesbian Feminist Crime Fiction, Collins, J. 2009, In: Clues: A Journal of Detection
  • Heroic bodies in contemporary Spanish lesbian narrative, Collins, J. 2008, Escribir con el cuerpo, Barcelona, Editorial UOC
  • Challenging the rhetorical oxymoron: Lesbian motherhood in contemporary European cinema, Collins, J. 2007, In: Studies in European Cinema


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