Deborah Lilley is Managing Editor of Places.
Deborah holds a Ph.D in English from Royal Holloway, University of London, and writes and researches in the fields of contemporary literature and environmental humanities. Her first monograph, The New Pastoral in Contemporary British Writing, was published by Routledge in 2020. Her work has been published in journals including Green Letters: Studies in Ecocriticism, Modern Fiction Studies, Philosophy Activism Nature, Symplokē, Ecozon@, and Alluvium, for which she guest edited a special issue on “21st Century Ecocriticism,” and she has contributed chapters to Twenty-First Century British Fiction (Gylphi, 2015), The Oxford Handbook of Ecocriticism (Oxford University Press, 2017), The Edinburgh Companion to the Short Story (Edinburgh University Press, 2018), Jim Crace (Palgrave, 2019), and The Routledge Companion to Twenty-First Century Literary Fiction (Routledge, 2019). She has taught English at Royal Holloway, University of London, and the University of San Francisco.