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Professor John Carey FBA

About this Fellow

English Language and Literature

Website: http://www.johncarey.org

Appointments

Current post

  • Emeritus Professor of English Literature, University of Oxford

Past Appointments

  • Tutorial Fellow, Keble College University of Oxford, 1960 - 1965
  • Tutorial Fellow, St John's College University of Oxford, 1965 - 1975
  • Merton Professor of English Literature, University of Oxford, 1975 - 2001
  • Emeritus Professor of English Literature, University of Oxford, University of Oxford, 1975

Publications

The violent effigy: a study of Dickens's imagination 1979

John Donne: life, mind and art 1981

The intellectuals and the masses 1992

What Good Are the Arts? 2005

William Golding. The Man Who Wrote Lord of the Flies. A Life 2009

Other Early Modern Languages and Literatures to 1830 Fellows