Professor Nick Groom

Nick Groom is Professor in English at the University of Exeter. He writes widely on literature, music, contemporary art, and culture for both academic and popular publications, and is the author or editor of over a dozen books, including The Gothic: A Very Short Introduction (Oxford University Press, 2012), The Seasons: A Celebration of the English Year (Atlantic, 2014), and a revised and updated edition of The Union Jack: The Story of the British Flag (Atlantic, 2017). He is an advisor to the Flags and Heraldry Committee (All-Party Parliamentary Group).