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Ted Hughes was born in Mytholmroyd, West Yorkshire, in 1930. One of the most important and distinctive writers of his generation, he served as Poet Laureate from 1984 until his death in 1998.

The Ted Hughes Network was founded in 2016, and has quickly established itself as a centre of excellence for Hughes-related research, teaching, public engagement, and creativity.

For more information, please contact Dr Steve Ely and Dr James Underwood.

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  • Research Output

    Blurred Boundaries: Literary Biography, Literary Autobiography, and Evidence

    Underwood, J., 17 Oct 2018, A Companion to Literary Biography. Bradford, R. (ed.). Wiley-Blackwell, p. 195-212 8 p. (Blackwell Companions to Literature and Culture).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  • Book Review: Ted Hughes and Trauma: Burning the Foxes by Danny O'Connor (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016)

    Underwood, J., 1 Apr 2018, In : Modern Language Review. 113, 2, p. 394-396

    Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Dance Article review

    Hughes's Yorkshire

    Ely, S., 1 Jun 2018, Ted Hughes in Context. Gifford, T. (ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 145-154 (Literature in Context).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter