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Professor Edna Longley FBA

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About this Fellow

English Language and Literature Irish Literature in English England Ireland Scotland Wales

Website: http://www.qub.ac.uk/schools/SeamusHeaneyCentreforPoetry/Staff/ProfessorEdnaLongley/

Appointments

Current post

  • Emerita Professor of English, Queen's University Belfast

Past Appointments

  • Lecturer to Professor, School of English, Queen's University Belfast, 1963 - 2002
  • Emerita Professor of English, Queen's University, Belfast, Queen's University Belfast, 2002
  • , Queen's University Belfast, 1963
  • Emerita Professor of English, Queen's University, Belfast, Queen's University Belfast, 2002

Publications

Louis MacNeice: A Study 1989

The Living Stream: Literature and Revisionism in Ireland 1994

Poetry and Posterity 2000

Edward Thomas: The Annotated Collected Poems 2008

Yeats and Modern Poetry 2013

Other Modern Languages, Literatures and other Media from 1830 Fellows

Professor Steven Connor

The relations between literature, technology and science and the cultural phenomenology of material life

Professor Toril Moi

Feminism and feminist theory, and women writers; literary theory; literature and philosophy; 19th and 20th century European literature; Simone de Beauvoir; Henrik Ibsen; Wittgenstein, Austin and Cavell and literary studies

Professor Patrick Wright

'Heritage' and the power of tradition in British culture since 1890; the cultural dimensions of international relations since 1945; place and belonging in relation to globalisation

Professor Patricia Waugh

Modern literary studies and intellectual history, with specific interests in the modern and contemporary novel; literature, science and medicine; cultural theory and modernist aesthetics