Iris lectures on topics within twentieth-century literature, including metafiction, magical realism, and the novel in the twentieth century. She designs and delivers workshops, seminars and tutorials for various outreach programmes at Balliol College, Oxford, focused on topics ranging from Cold War literature to detective fiction. She has lectured on metafiction for an independent Summer School programme, and taught a week-long set of classes on “Oxford” (-authored or -set) literature for a visiting New York school. She is the current Waynflete Academic in English at Magdalen College School.