Professor Brian Cummings FBA
Renaissance humanism and European literature 1450-1700; the history of religion in relation to the history of the book; literary theory and the history of philosophy
Anniversary Professor, Department of English and Related Literature, University of York
Revd Professor Diarmaid MacCulloch Kt FBA
Professor of the History of the Church at Oxford University
Professor Richard McCabe FBA
Early modern literature in its historical and intellectual contexts, especially poetry and drama; Edmund Spenser's engagement with Gaelic Ireland, the dynamics of Tudor and Jacobean patronage, the aesthetics of Renaissance tragedy.