Professor David Womersley

English literature of the long eighteenth century, especially Gibbon, Swift, Burke and Johnson; sixteenth-century historiography and historical drama; the history of literary criticism; the theory and practice of textual editing

Elected 2009

Current post

Thomas Warton Professor of English Literature, University of Oxford

Past appointments

University of Oxford Thomas Warton Professor of English Literature, University of Oxford

Jan 2002 -

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