Photograph of Dr Tiffany S. Atkinson.Dr Tiffany S. Atkinson

Senior Lecturer
BA (Birmingham), MA, PhD (Wales)


Office: D71
Phone: +44 (0)1970 622535

Teaching Areas

Tiffany Atkinson is a poet and literary critic, and teaches across the department’s undergraduate and MA schemes in Creative Writing and Literary Studies. Her main research interests are theories of the body and the history of anatomy, contemporary literature and poetics.

Additional Interests

Tiffany gives regular readings and workshops across the UK.  She is the filter judge for the Cardiff Academi International Poetry Competition and was on the panel of judges for the Wales Book of the Year Award 2008. Recently she has received an Academi Bursary and a Hawthornden Fellowship for work on her new collection.



Atkinson, T. 2013. 'Death's Lifers': Anatomy Exhibitions and the Trouble with Looking. English 63 (241) pp. 153-170.

Atkinson, T. 2013. So Many Moving Parts. Bloodaxe Books, Tarset Other


Atkinson, T.S. 2011. "Black and White and Re(a)d All Over: The Poetics of Embarrassment". The Writer in the Academy: Creative Interfrictions.

Atkinson, T.S. 2011. Black and white and re(a)d all over: the poetics of embarrassment. In R. Turley (ed), The Writer in the Academy: Creative Interfrictions (Essays and Studies). Boydell & Brewer pp. 1-25.

Atkinson, T.S. 2011. Catulla Et Al. Bloodaxe Books, Tarset


Atkinson, T. 2006. Kink and Particle. Seren Books Cadair


Atkinson, T. 2005. Introduction. In T. Atkinson (ed), The Body. Palgrave Macmillan pp. 1-11. Cadair Other