Mary M. Talbot

Mary M. Talbot


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Dr Mary Talbot is the author of the graphic novel Dotter of her Father’s Eyes (Jonathan Cape 2012), illustrated by her husband, award winning comic artist Bryan Talbot. She is an internationally acclaimed scholar who has published widely on language, gender and power, particularly in relation to media and consumer culture. Dotter is the first work she has undertaken in the graphic novel format. It went on to win the Costa Biography Award in January 2013.

Mary’s recent academic work includes a second edition of Language and Gender (Polity 2010), a book that continues to be popular with university lecturers and students worldwide. However, she’s probably still best known for her critical investigation of the “synthetic sisterhood” offered by t
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I love it when the City of Sunderland really really gets things right and this was an event to remember. Last week the riverside welcomed the 2018 Tall Ship Race contenders – 53 vessels in all. The most impressive, by … Continue reading →
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Dotter of Her Father's Eyes

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Language and Gender

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