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Dame Gillian Beer

Post
Emeritus King Edward VII Professor of English Literature, University of Cambridge

British Academy appointments
Vice-President 1994 - 1996
Member of Council 1994 - 1997

Specialisms
English Language and Literature

Past appointments
Fellow Girton College University of Cambridge (1965 - 1994)
President Clare Hall University of Cambridge (1994 - 2001)
Emeritus King Edward VII Professor English Literature, University of Cambridge University of Cambridge (1994 - )
King Edward VII Professor of English Literature University of Cambridge (1994 - 2002)

Principal publications
Darwin's plots: evolutionary narrative in Darwin, George Eliot and 19th century fiction, 1983
Open fields: science in cultural encounter, 1996
Virginia Woolf: the common ground, 1996

Website
http://literature.britishcouncil.org/gillian-beer

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