Skip Content

Professor E Peter Dronke FBA


Current post

  • Emeritus Professor of Medieval Latin Literature, University of Cambridge

Past Appointments

  • Emeritus Professor, University of Cambridge, 2001
  • Professor of Medieval Latin Literature, University of Cambridge, 1989 - 2001
  • Fellow, Clare Hall, University of Cambridge, 1964 - 2001


The Spell of Calcidus (2008)

Forms and Imaginings (2007)

Imagination in the late pagan and Early Christian world (2003)

Sources of Inspiration (1997)

Hildegard of Bingen, Liber divinorum operum (1996)

Nine Medieval Latin Plays (1994)

Verse with Prose: From Petronius to Dante (1994)

Intellectuals and Poets in medieval Europe (1992)

Latin and vernacular poets of the Middle Ages (1991)

Dante and medieval Latin traditions (1986)

The Medieval Poet and his World (1984)

Women Writers of the Middle Ages (1984)

Medieval Latin and the rise of European love-lyric (2 vols) (1965-6)

Other Early Modern Languages and Literatures to 1830 Fellows

Professor Sir Brian Vickers

Critical and Cultural Theory - English Language and Literature Textual Studies - English Language and Literature Greek and Latin Philology and Linguistics Historical Linguistics