Dr. Miles Leeson is Senior Lecturer in English Literature at Chichester University. He is the Director of the IMRC (Iris Murdoch Research Centre) and Visiting Research Fellow at Kingston University. He is the lead editor of the Iris Murdoch Review and has published widely on Murdoch’s work. He published Iris Murdoch: Philosophical Novelist (Continuum) in 2010 and the edited collection Incest in Contemporary Literature (Manchester University Press, 2018). He edited the collection Iris Murdoch: A Centenary Celebration(Saberstorm Fiction, 2019), and is currently working on a new book entitled Iris Murdoch: Feminist.
Miles gave a very interesting presentation on Mervyn Peake in Sussex to the society in April 2018. We look forward to his presentation on Nabokov on October 2nd 2019.