Tutor of: SAT, ACT, Literature
Brittain received her B.A. from Harvard, where she concentrated in English. She continued her study of English by earning an M.F.A. from the Slade School of Art, University College London, and a Ph.D. in English from Goldsmiths, University of London, for her research on detective novels. She is an esteemed scholar who has lectured on literature, writing, film, and photography at universities including Goldsmiths and Bournemouth and published a number of articles on detective fiction. She finds teaching and tutoring extremely rewarding and is continually learning from her students. Though she is a native of Alabama, Brittain has lived in, and loved, London for twelve years. She can frequently be found visiting the National Theatre and the V&A or moonlighting at Portobello Market. In her time off from teaching and writing, she also practices yoga and loves baking.