English Language and Literature South Africa African Languages and Literature
Professor Geoffrey Hartman FBA
- Sterling Professor Emeritus of English and Comparative Literature, Yale University
Scottish literature: T S Eliot; modern & contemporary poetry; creative writing (particularly poetry)
The language of literature and literary theory: Renaissance prosodic experiments, English poetic rhythm, James Joyce and J. M. Coetzee, philosophical approaches to literature.
Literature, science and culture in the nineteenth century