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Professor Pat Rogers FBA

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

About this Fellow

Post: Professor Emeritus, University of South Florida Specialisms: 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 Appointments: Distinguished University Professor and DeBartolo Professor in the Liberal Arts, University of South Florida 1986-2005 Other Institutions Fellow Sidney Sussex College (1964-1969) Professor of English University of Bangor (1973-1976) Professor of English University of Bristol (1977-1986) Visiting Fellow, Christ Church Oxford (1992) Visiting Professorial Fellow, School of Advanced Studies, University of London (2010) Honorary Visiting Professor of English University of Liverpool (2010-13) Website: http://english.usf.edu/faculty/progers/

Website: http://english.usf.edu/faculty/progers/

Appointments

Current post

  • DeBartolo Professor in the Liberal Arts, University of South Florida

Past Appointments

  • Fellow, Sidney Sussex College University of Cambridge, 1964 - 1969
  • Professor of English, University of Bangor, 1973 - 1976
  • Professor of English, University of Bristol, 1977 - 1986
  • DeBartolo Professor in the Liberal Arts, University of South Florida, Other Foreign Institutions, 1986
  • Assistant Lecturer, University of Cambridge, University of Cambridge, 1964 - 1969
  • Distinguished University Professor and DeBartolo Professor in the Liberal Arts, University of South Florida, Other Foreign Institutions, 1986
  • Honorary Visiting Professor of English, University of Liverpool, 2013

Publications

Grub Street: Studies in a Subculture 1972

The Augustan Vision 1974

Robinson Crusoe

Johnson and Boswell: The Transit of Caledonia 1995

Pope and the Destiny of the Stuarts: History, Politics, and Mythology in the Age of Queen Anne 2005

Edmund Curll, Bookseller (with P. Baines) 2007

The Life and Times of Thomas, Lord Coningsby: The Whig Hangman and his Victims

Documenting Eighteenth-Century Satire: Pope, Swift, Gay, and Arbuthnot in Historical Context 2012

Other Early Modern Languages and Literatures to 1830 Fellows

Professor Andrew Kahn

18th-century literature and thought in Russia and Europe; comparative Enlightenment historiography; Russian poetry (Pushkin, Mandelstam, Brodsky) and its intellectual, political, and cultural contexts; practice of literary history

Professor Stephen Greenblatt

Shakespeare and Renaissance literature, history, and culture; cultural mobility and the history of ideas; the future of the humanities