Professor Andreas Xavier Schönle FBA
Eighteenth and nineteenth-century Russian literature and culture; the design, organization, and meanings of time and space in Russia; the Europeanization of the Russian elite and its transnational practices
Professor of Russian, Queen Mary University of London
Professor Neil Kenny FBA
Sixteenth & seventeenth century literature & thought in Europe, especially France; the role played by various dimensions of language (eg concept-formation; tense-aspect) in the shaping of knowledge & belief.
Professor Michael Wood FBA
Modern & contemporary literature in English, French, German & Spanish; literary theory; theory of the novel; the history of criticism