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© Noreen Masud

Noreen Masud

Dr Noreen Masud is a Leverhulme Early Career Fellow at Durham University and an AHRC/BBC New Generation Thinker. In 2018 Masud finished an AHRC-funded DPhil at the University of Oxford, on the ways in which the poet and novelist Stevie Smith is “aphoristic.” She has been featured on Radio 3’s “Free Thinking” and presented an episode of “Sunday Feature.” Her book Hard Language: Stevie Smith and the Aphorism was published by Oxford University Press in 2021.