Melveena McKENDRICK

Biography

Gender Female
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1941-03-23
Education Neath Girls' GS, Dyffryn GS Port Talbot, KCL, Girton Coll Cambridge
Publications Publications Ferdinand and Isabella (1968), A Concise History of Spain (1972), Woman and Society in the Spanish Drama of the Golden Age (1974), Cervantes (1980), Golden-Age Studies in Honour of Alexander A Parker (1984), Theatre in Spain 1490-1700 (1989), El mágico prodigioso (1992), Playing the King: Lope de Vega and the Limits of Conformity (2000), Identities in Crisis: Essays on Honour, Gender and Women in the `Comedia'; also author of numerous articles, chapters and int conference papers
Recreations N/A
Clubs N/A
Style Prof Melveena McKendrick, LittD, FBA
Career Girton Coll Cambridge: Jex-Blake research fell 1967, fell and lectr in Spanish 1970-99, tutor 1970-83, sr tutor 1974-81, dir of studies in modern languages 1984-95, professorial fell 1999-; Univ of Cambridge: lectr in Spanish Univ of Cambridge 1980-92, reader in Spanish literature and society 1992-99, prof of Spanish Golden Age literature, culture and society 1999-2008, pro-vice-chllr (educn) 2004-08, memb numerous bds and ctees; Br Acad: research readership 1990-92, memb Humanities Research Bd and Research Ctee of Br Acad 1996-98, chair Research Panel 2 (Other Languages and Literatures) 1996-98, memb AHRB, chair Research Panel 5 (Modern Languages and Lit) 1998-99; Lansdowne visitor Univ of Victoria BC 1997; conslt hispanic ed Everyman 1993-99; memb Editorial Bd: Donaire (the Spanish Embassy's scholarly jl) 1994-, Bulletin of Hispanic Studies 1998-; memb Advsy Bd Revista Canadiense de Estudios Hispánicos; LittD Univ of Cambridge 2002, Hon DLitt Univ of South Wales 2013; FBA 1999
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