Tim Youngs

Professor Tim Youngs is the Director of Nottingham Trent University’s Centre for Travel Writing Studies. He is also Postgraduate Tutor for the School of Arts and Humanities, and Coordinator of the English Research Seminar series. He undertakes teaching and research in the areas of African-American Writing, Literature of the United States, and Travel Writing.  Find the Centre for Travel Writing Studies on Twitter, and Tim Youngs’ website here.

Current projects:

  • A collection of travel-themed poems
  • Ashgate Research Companion to Travel Writing (ed.with Alasdair Pettinger)
  • Series Editor, Routledge Research in Travel Writing, with Professor Peter Hulme (2007-present)
  • Founding Editor of Studies in Travel Writing, published four times a year by Routledge (1997-present)