Christopher Wells

School of English

PhD Research Student

Research interests

My research explores the influence of modernist conceptions of bisexuality in the work of Richard Bruce Nugent, Djuna Barnes, Virginia Woolf, Radclyffe Hall, Katherine Mansfield and James Joyce.


Journal articles


  • Wells C (2021) Splitting Hairs: Michel Foucault's 'heterotopia' and bisexuality in later life. In Simpson P, Hafford-Letchfield T & Reynolds P (Ed.), Sex and Diversity in Later Life Critical Perspectives Policy Press RIS download Bibtex download

Book reviews

  • Wells C (2020) Gemma Romain, Race, Sexuality and Identity in Britain and Jamaica: The Biography of Patrick Nelson, 1916-1963 (London: Bloomsbury, 2017). The Modernist Review. RIS download Bibtex download