Sarah Jackson

Award-winning writer, researcher and AHRC/BBC New Generation Thinker

A BBC / AHRC New Generation Thinker, Sarah Jackson is an award-winning writer and researcher. She is the author of Pelt (2012), which won the Seamus Heaney Prize and was the readers’ nomination for the Guardian First Book Award, and Tactile Poetics: Touch and Contemporary Writing (2015). Sarah is Senior Lecturer in English and Creative Writing at Nottingham Trent University.

Sherlock And The Smartphone

So our contemporary Sherlock has swapped his magnifying glass for a mobile. But as co-creators Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss point out, this smartphone-savvy approach is not out of keeping with Arthur Conan Doyle's original creation. Holmes has always been technologically adept.
31/12/2016 11:56 GMT