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Professor John Haffenden FBA

About this Fellow

Literary biography and criticism, especially 20th century British and American poetry; biographies of John Berryman and William Empson, editions of poetry and prose by Empson.

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Appointments

Current post

  • Research Professor in English Literature, The University of Sheffield

Past Appointments

  • Research Professor in English Literature, University of Sheffield, The University of Sheffield, 1994
  • Research Professor in English Literature, University of Sheffield, The University of Sheffield, 1994

Publications

Complete Poems of William Empson 2000

William Empson: Among the Mandarins 2005

William Empson: Against the Christians 2006

Selected Letters of William Empson 2006

Other Modern Languages, Literatures and other Media from 1830 Fellows

Professor John Barrell

English Language and Literature History of a specific country Britain in the 18th & 19th C. History of Art Theory of Painting Cultural Geography