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Dr Paul Frazer

Senior Lecturer

Department: Humanities

From 2002-2010 I completed my BA, MA, and PhD at Queen's University Belfast. Having worked within learning development for several years, I was employed as a Teaching Assistant and Writing Skills Trainer for postgraduate research students at QUB after completing my doctoral thesis. I joined Northumbria in 2012.

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Office: Lipman 416

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • Reading Politics in 1562: Arthur Brooke’s Tragical History of Romeus and Juliet Reconsidered, Frazer, P. 1 Apr 2020, In: Cahiers Elisabethains
  • The Road to Damascus and the Road to Hell in Philip Massinger's The Renegado: Islamic England and the Pauline Crossroads, Frazer, P. 2020, Reading the Road, from Shakespeare's Crossways to Bunyan's Highways, Edinburgh, Edinburgh University Press
  • Introduction: Territory, politics, and performance in Tudor Britain, Archer, H., Frazer, P. 1 Jun 2019, In: English
  • New Directions: Unbridled Selfhood in The White Devil - Webster's use of Calvin and Montaigne, Frazer, P. 17 Nov 2016, The White Devil: A Critical Reader, Bloomsbury
  • The White Devil: A Critical Reader, Frazer, P., Hansen, A. 17 Nov 2016
  • Moving with Marlowe (&Co.): Relocation, Appropriation, and Personation in Thomas Dekker’s Shoemaker’s Holiday, Frazer, P. 2015, Marlowe Studies: An Annual, Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW)
  • Protestant propaganda and regional paranoia: John Awdeley and early Elizabethan print culture, Frazer, P. 2013, Region, Religion and English Renaissance Literature, Farnham, Ashgate
  • Itinerant Identities: England walking low in Henry IV, Frazer, P. 2012, In: Shakespeare
  • Performing places in Thomas Dekker’s 'Old Fortunatus', Frazer, P. 2010, In: Philological Quarterly

PGR Supervision

Chloe Renwick 'To Register her vertues, I should spend / An age of time’: Political Echoes in Thomas Heywood’s Ages Pentalogy Start Date: 01/10/2017


  • English Literature PhD September 01 2007
  • Fellow (FHEA) Higher Education Academy (HEA) 2015

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