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Professor Mary Talbot

Professor of Graphic Writing

Mary Talbot

County College



Research overview

Professor Mary Talbot is an internationally acclaimed graphic novelist. Her first, Dotter of her Father's Eyes (with Bryan Talbot), won the 2012 Costa Biography Award. She is now working on another graphic biography: Armed with Madness: The Surreal Life of Leonora Carrington (also with Bryan Talbot).

Her academic writing includes numerous books, including Fiction at Work: Language and Social Practice in Fiction (1995), Media discourse: Representation and Interaction (2007) and Language and gender (3rd ed, 2019).

Professor Talbot is one of the three founder patrons of the Lakes International Comic Art Festival.




PhD supervision

Graphic biography, gender, environment

  • Published


    Talbot, M. & Talbot, B., 3/10/2019, London: Jonathan Cape. 160 p.

    Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

  • Published

    Language and Gender

    Talbot, M., 1/10/2019, 3rd ed. Cambridge: Polity Press. 285 p.

    Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

  • Published

    Make Germany Pay!

    Talbot, M. & Talbot, B., 1/10/2018, Traces of the Great War. Tait, J., McEvoy, A. & Waldman, J. (eds.). Kendal: Image Comics, p. 124-128 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

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