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Professor Mary Carruthers

BA, MA, PhD, FBA
Quondam Fellow since 2009
Remarque Professor Emeritus of Literature, New York University

Background

  • Two-Year Fellow, All Souls College, Oxford (from 2007 to 2009)
  • George Eastman Visiting Professor, University of Oxford (from 2005 to 2006)
  • Professor of English, New York University (from 1991)
  • Associate Professor of English, University of Illinois of Chicago (from 1975 to 1990)
  • Assistant Professor of English, Smith College (from 1964 to 1973)
  • Postgraduate, Yale University (from 1961 to 1964)
  • Undergraduate, Wellesley College (from 1957 to 1961)

Research interests

  • Medieval literature
  • History of rhetoric
  • Memory and intervention
  • Medieval aesthetics

Publications

Other professional memberships and roles

  • Fellow (President (2005-6)) of the Medieval Academy of America
  • The New Chaucer Society (President 1996-8)