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Professor Gerald Hammond FBA

About this Fellow

English Language and Literature

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Appointments

Current post

  • Emeritus Professor of English Literature, The University of Manchester

Past Appointments

  • Dean, Faculty of Arts, University of Manchester, 1999 - 2002
  • John Edward Taylor Professor of English Literature, University of Manchester, 1992
  • John Edward Taylor Professor of English Literature and Dean of the Faculty of Arts, University of Manchester, University of Manchester, 1994
  • Emeritus Professor of English Literature, University of Manchester, University of Manchester, 2002

Publications

The English Bible: The New Testament and the Apocrypha 2012

The English Bible: The New Testament and the Apocryha: Gerald Hammond, Austin Busch co-editors 2012

The reader and Shakespeare's young man sonnets 1981

The making of the English Bible 1982

Fleeting things: English poets and poems, 1616-1660 1991

Other Early Modern Languages and Literatures to 1830 Fellows

Professor Trevor Dadson

The literature and the socio-economic, cultural and political history of 16th and 17th-century Spain; contemporary Spanish poetry; literary criticism, textual bibliography; the Moriscos

Professor Pat Rogers

18th-century Britain, including literary, political, social and cultural history, with special concentrations in the history of the book and aspects of music, gardening and medicine

Professor Gordon Campbell

Renaissance & seventeenth century English literature, especially John Milton; ancient & modern European literatures; cultural history, especially art, architecture, garden history, legal history & Biblical studies; the contemporary Islamic world

Professor Neil Kenny

Sixteenth & seventeenth century literature & thought in Europe, especially France; the role played by various dimensions of language (eg concept-formation; tense-aspect) in the shaping of knowledge & belief.