Alastair David Shaw FOWLER

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1930-08-17
Education Queens Park Sch Glasgow, Univ of Glasgow, Univ of Edinburgh (MA), Pembroke Coll Oxford, The Queen's Coll Oxford (MA, DPhil, DLitt)
Publications N/A
Recreations N/A
Clubs Oxford and Cambridge
Style Prof Alastair Fowler, FBA
Career jr res fell The Queen's Coll Oxford 1955-59, visiting instr Univ of Indiana 1957-58, lectr UC Swansea 1959-61, fell and tutor of English literature BNC Oxford 1962-71, regius prof of rhetoric and English literature Univ of Edinburgh 1972-84 (univ fell 1984-87 and 2007-); Univ of Virginia: visiting prof 1969, 1979 and 1985-90, prof of English 1990-98; visiting prof Columbia Univ 1964, memb Inst for Advanced Study Princeton 1966 and 1980, visiting fell Cncl of Humanities Princeton Univ 1974, fell Humanities Res Centre Canberra 1980, visiting fell All Souls Coll Oxford 1984, visiting prof Univ of Wales Lampeter 1996; external assessor Open Univ 1972-77; advsy ed: Word and Image 1984-91, Connotations 1990-98, New Literary History 1972-2003, English Literary Renaissance 1978-2003, Swansea Review, The Seventeenth Century 1986-2003, Translation and Literature 1990-; memb: Harrap Academic Advsy Ctee 1983-89, Scottish Arts Cncl 1976-77, Nat Printed Books Panel 1977-79, Carlyle Soc (hon vice-pres 1972), English Union Edinburgh (pres 1972), Renaissance Soc, Renaissance English Text Soc, Soc Emblem Studies, Spenser Soc, Bibliographical Soc Edinburgh, Assoc of Literary Scholars and Critics, AUT 1971-84, Agder Akademi 2003; honoured scholar Milton Soc of America 2013; FBA 1974
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