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Naomi Milthorpe

Naomi Milthorpe

Dr Naomi Milthorpe is Senior Lecturer and Head of Discipline, English and Writing, at the University of Tasmania. She is the author of Evelyn Waugh’s Satire: Texts and Contexts, the editor of a collection of essays, The Poetics and Politics of Gardening in Hard Times, and the co-editor of Digital English, an online handbook of teaching exercises for college English classrooms. She is currently working on the scholarly edition of Black Mischief, Volume 3 in the Complete Works of Evelyn Waugh, for Oxford University Press.

Illustration by Arthur Rackham

Sick Party!

The party as site of contagion in Edgar Allan Poe, Evelyn Waugh, and Ling Ma.