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Dame Gillian Beer FBA

About this Fellow

English Language and Literature

Website: http://literature.britishcouncil.org/gillian-beer

Appointments

Current post

  • Emeritus King Edward VII Professor of English Literature, University of Cambridge

Past Appointments

  • King Edward VII Professor of English Literature, University of Cambridge, 1994 - 2002
  • Emeritus King Edward VII Professor English Literature, University of Cambridge, University of Cambridge, 1994
  • Fellow, Girton College University of Cambridge, 1965 - 1994
  • President, Clare Hall University of Cambridge, 1994 - 2001

British Academy Appointments

  • Vice-President, 1994 - 1996
  • Member of Council, 1994 - 1997

Publications

Darwin's plots: evolutionary narrative in Darwin, George Eliot and 19th century fiction 1983

Open fields: science in cultural encounter 1996

Virginia Woolf: the common ground 1996

Other Modern Languages, Literatures and other Media from 1830 Fellows

Dr Avril Pyman

Russian, Slavonic and Eastern European Languages and Literatures English Language and Literature