Valentine David CUNNINGHAM

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1944-10-28
Education Lawrence Sheriff Sch Rugby, Keble Coll Oxford (scholar, MA), St John's Coll Oxford (DPhil)
Books & Publications Publications Everywhere Spoken Against: Dissent in the Victorian Novel (1975), The Penguin Book of Spanish Civil War Verse (ed, 1980), Spanish Front: Writers on the Civil War (ed, 1986), British Writers of the Thirties (1988), Cinco Escritores Britanicos/Five British Writers (ed, 1990), In the Reading Gaol: Postmodernity, Texts, and History (1994), George Eliot: Adam Bede (ed, 1996), The Victorians: An Anthology of Poetry and Poetics (ed, 2000), Reading After Theory (2002), Victorian Poetry Now: poets, poems, poetics (2011), The Connell Guide to Shakespeare's King Lear (2012); numerous articles and introductions in books and learned jls
Recreations jazz trumpet and piano (ldr Dark Blues Jazz Band)
Clubs Ronnie Scott's, London Library
Style Prof Valentine Cunningham
Career jr res fell St John's Coll Oxford 1969-72; Univ of Oxford: lectr in English 1972-, chm English Faculty 1984-87, prof of English language and literature 1996-; CCC Oxford: fell and tutor in English 1972-, dean 1980-91, sr tutor 1991-94, vice-pres 2008-12; permanent visiting prof Univ of Konstanz Germany 1994-2001, prof (hc) Univ of Bucharest 2013, hon fell Grossbritannien-Zentrum Humboldt Univ Berlin; frequent broadcasts on BBC Radio; judge literary prizes incl: Booker Prize 1992 and 1998, Commonwealth Writers Prize 2000 and 2001; memb Labour Pty, memb St Margaret's Church N Oxford
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