YEO Kah Sin Dennis

Designation
Lecturer

Department
English Language & Literature (ELL)

Office Location
NIE3-03-169

Education
PhD (NIE, NTU)

Email
dennis.yeo@nie.edu.sg

Office Telephone Number
67903441

Research Interests
Literature Pedagogy, Film Studies, Gothic Studies

  • Dennis Yeo began his teaching career in 1988 and has taught in primary, secondary and JC levels. He was Subject Head (Literature), HOD (Pastoral Care & Career Guidance) and Vice-Principal at Pioneer Junior College before being seconded to NIE in Jan 2009. His PhD dissertation discusses the Postmodern Gothic Film.

    His publications include:

    •  ‘“Did I Scare You?”: The Curious Case of Michael Jackson as Gothic Narrative’. Studies in Gothic Fiction Vol 1 Issue 1. Zittaw Press, 2010. (Inaugural CFP online journal)
    •  “The Use of Visual Texts in Teaching Gothic Literature” The “X” Point: Where the Imagination is Rejected (Volume 9, The Journal of the Imagination in Language Learning). Clyde Coreil (ed). New Jersey City University, 2011.
    • “Telltale: A Study Companion”. Ethos Books (Aug 2011)
    • “Gothic Carnivalesque and the Language of Laughter in Nolan’s The Dark Knight”. Forthcoming book chapter published by Athens Institute for Education and Research in Athens (ATINER).