School of Arts

Claire Scott

Claire Scott

Position

Lecturer

Discipline

Media

Email

scottc@ukzn.ac.za

Contact Number

033-260-6050

Campus

Pietermaritzburg Campus

Office Address

Room 132a, Old Main Building

Degrees Held

  • PhD, (2012) Whiteness and the Narration of Self: An Exploration of Whiteness in Post-Apartheid Literary Narratives by South African Journalists, University of the Western Cape
  • MA Cum Laude: English Studies, (2006) ‘How do I understand myself in this text-tortured land?’ Identity, Belonging and Textuality in Antjie Krog’s A Change of Tongue, Down to My Last Skin and Body Bereft, University of KwaZulu Natal.
  • BA (Hons) Cum Laude: English Studies, (2004) University of KwaZulu Natal.
  • BA Summa Cum Laude: English and Psychology, (2003) University of Natal.

Research Interests

  • Literary Journalism
  • Creative Non-Fiction
  • Critical Whiteness Studies
  • South African Identities
  • Documentary Film

Teaching Interests

  • Literature & Journalism
  • Writing and the Media
  • Corporate Communication
Selected

Publications

Teaching

Expertise

Student

Supervision