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British Academy Fellows

Record for: ARMSTRONG, Professor Isobel

Post: Emeritus Professor of English, Birkbeck, University of London

Specialisms: Victorian Literature, Women's Writing, English Language and Literature

Emeritus Professor of English (Geoffrey Tillotson Chair of Nineteenth-Century Studies), Birkbeck, University of London Birkbeck College (1989-2002)
Professor of English University of Southampton (1979-1989)
Professor of English Birkbeck College (1989-2002)
Hinckley Professor (2005) and Visiting Professor Johns Hopkins University (2006-2009)

Principal publications:
Victorian Glass Worlds: Glass culture and the imagination 1830-1880, 2008
The Radical Aesthetic, 2000
Victorian Poetry: Poetry, Poetics and Politics, 1993

Elected to the Fellowship: 2003 § H6