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Mr Jeremy Prynne

  • College positions:

    Life Fellow, Emeritus Reader in English Poetry

    Retired Librarian of the College

    Retired Director of Studies in English

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Other positions: 
Currently Honorary Professor of English, University of Sussex and Visiting Professor, Sun Yat-sen University, PR China.

Research interests: 
Works on all aspects of the English poetic tradition, including also writings of American, European and Far Eastern origins. Most recent academic publications are detailed commentaries on Shakespeare as poet, on William Wordsworth, and on George Herbert; his own collected Poems were published in 2005. More details at