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British Academy Fellows

Record for: EAGLETON, Professor Terence

Post: Distinguished Professor of English Literature, Lancaster University; Adjunct Professor of Cultural Theory, University of Ireland, Galway; Professor of English Literature, The University of Notre Dame, USA

Specialisms: Critical and Cultural Theory - English Language and Literature, Irish Literature in English, Literature in relation to other Arts, English Language and Literature, Critical and Cultural Theory - Modern Languages, Aesthetics

Thomas Warton Chair of English University of Oxford (1993-2000)
Professor of Cultural Theory University of Manchester (2000-2005)
Professor of English University of Manchester (2006-2008)

Principal publications:
Holy Terror, 2005
Sweet Violence: The Idea of the Tragic, 2003
Literary Theory: An Introduction, 1983

Elected to the Fellowship: 2003 § H6