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Current post

  • Professor Emeritus, Swansea University

Past Appointments

  • Research Professor, Swansea University, 1986 - 1999
  • Chairman, Society for Renaissance Studies, 1986 - 1989
  • Professor of the History of Ideas, Swansea University, 1981 - 1986
  • Senior Fellow, The Warburg Institute, 1970 - 1971


Other Early Modern Languages and Literatures to 1830 Fellows

Professor Martin Butler

Sixteenth- and seventeenth-century English literature, especially the drama and theatre; Ben Jonson and his circle; the court masque; textual editing

Professor Lina Bolzoni

Italian Renaissance literature; the Art of Memory; literature and philosophy, the utopian tradition, medieval vernacular preaching, chivalric poetry, treatises on women and love; literary and visual portraits; the relationship between literature and the