Dr Eleanor March FHEA


My research project

University roles and responsibilities

  • Research Event Coordinator, School of Literature & Languages, 2018/19

    My qualifications

    September 2020
    Graduate Certificate in Learning and Teaching
    University of Surrey
    April 2018
    MA English Literature (Distinction)
    University of Surrey
    July 2003
    BA Film & Literature (Class one)
    University of Warwick

    Business, industry and community links


    Research interests






    March, E. (2018) ‘“Unique incarceration events”: The Politics of Power in Margaret Atwood’s Prison Narratives’, Margaret Atwood Studies, 12, pp.11-50.

    March, E. (2020) 'Book review: Whitfield, Joey (2018) Prison Writing of Latin America, Bloomsbury (London), viii+ 208 pp.£ 88.00 hbk.', Bulletin of Latin American Research, 39(3), pp.413-415.


    March, E. ‘Suffragette prison narratives: The foreignisation of the carceral experience’, in Rose, L.E. & Wiley, C. Women’s Suffrage in Word, Image, Music and Drama: The Making of a Movement. London: Routledge.

    Conference papers

    March, E. (2020) ‘“UNLOCK!”: Constructing and navigating carceral TimeSpace in prisoner writing’, 4th International Conference for Carceral Geography. NICC: Nationaal Instituut voor Criminalistiek / Institut National de Criminalistique et de Criminologie, Brussels, 14-15 December 2020.

    March, E. (2019) ‘Discoveries & secrets: Prisoner writing in the archives’, Being Human Festival 2019: Music in the Archives. University of Surrey, Guildford, 22 November 2019.

    March, E. (2019) ‘Bridging the gap? A study of UK prisoner writing’, Doctoral College Conference. University of Surrey, Guildford, 9 July 2019.

    March, E. (2019) ‘Constructing the carceral: Paratexts in UK prisoner writing anthologies’, Canon? Practice? Commodity? The Past, Present and Future of the Literary Anthology. Queen Mary University of London, London, 14 June 2019.

    March, E. (2019) ‘Patchworks of resistance: Sensing the prison boundary in Atwood’s Alias Grace', Neo-Victorianism and the Senses: Sensing the Past. University of Surrey, Guildford, 22 March 2019.

    March, E. (2018) ‘Crossing the prison boundary? A study of UK prisoner writing competitions', 3rd International Conference for Carceral Geography. University of Liverpool, Liverpool, 18 December 2018.

    March, E. (2018) ‘Ground-breaking women: Suffragette prison narratives', Doctoral College Conference. University of Surrey, Guildford, 3 July 2018.

    March, E. (2018) ‘Suffragette prison narratives: The foreignisation of the carceral experience’, Suffrage Centenary Conference. University of Surrey, Guildford, 30 June 2018.