Author Archives: ejpollard

About ejpollard

I was awarded my PhD from Manchester Metropolitan University, UK in December 2013. My thesis explored the notions of origin and ellipsis in the writing of contemporary British novelist Hilary Mantel. I want this blog to express the ideas I have in and around my academic writing.

The Stone Gods (2007) Jeanette Winterson

‘But because of this I know that inside the story told is the story that cannot be told. Every word written is a net to catch the word that has escaped’.


Relax Into Your Life…?


Open Letter from Student Societies


Open Letter from student societies demanding the University cancel the Balfour ‘celebrations’

Kate Tempest – Europe is Lost

In Between (dir. by) Maysaloun Hamoud

No Time for Waste

No Time for Waste

University of York