Research

The MMES team covers the whole gamut of English studies, but by the side of the more traditional fields we find our major strengths in the following areas (for details click on http://www.madridmasterenglishstudies.es/staff.html):

  • Modernist and Postmodernist poetics
  • Medieval and Elizabethan prose, poetry and drama
  • Contemporary drama
  • Reception, translation and reader-response theories
  • Narratology, discourse analysis, semiotics, liminality theory, interface cultures, intertextuality, intermediality
  • Popular culture (Gothic and Horror fiction, thriller, the comics, song, film, the media)
  • Women’s Literature and Gender Studies
  • Canadian, Asian-American, Asian-Canadian, Australian, postcolonial literatures