(William) James SIMPSON

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1954-03-16
Education Scotch Coll Melbourne, Univ of Melbourne (BA), Univ of Oxford (Paget Toynbee Dante prize, MPhil), Univ of Cambridge (MPhil, PhD)
Books & Publications Publications Medieval English Religious and Ethical Literature: Essays in Honour of G H Russell (jt ed, 1986), Parisian Libraries (1989), Piers Plowman: An Introduction to the B-Text (1990), Sciences and the Self in Medieval Poetry: Alan of Lille's 'Anticlaudianus' and John Gower's 'Confessio amantis' (1995), Images, Idolatory and Iconoclasm in Late Medieval England (jt ed), Reform and Cultural Revolution 1350-1547 (2002), Burning to Read: English Fundamentalism and its Reformation Opponents (2007), Under the Hammer: Iconoclasm in the Anglo-American Tradition (2010); author of numerous articles in books and learned jls
Recreations conversation
Clubs N/A
Style Prof James Simpson
Career tutor Univ of Melbourne 1977-78, lectr Westfield Coll London 1981-89; Univ of Cambridge: lectr 1989-99, prof of medieval and Renaissance English 1999-2003; Girton Coll Cambridge: official fell and coll lectr 1989-99, professorial fell 1999-2003, life fell 2004-; Donald P and Katherine B Loker prof of English and American literature Harvard Univ 2004-, prof Harvard Coll 2008-; visiting distinguished prof Univ of Connecticut 1997, visiting prof Chaucer-Langland Nat Endowment for the Humanities Inst Boulder Colorado 1995, visiting distinguished prof Stanford Univ 1999
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Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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