Mr Jeremy Prynne

  • College positions:
    Life Fellow, Emeritus Reader in English Poetry
    Retired Librarian of the College
    Retired Director of Studies in English
  • Subjects: English

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