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Professor Jill Rudd DPhil

Professor English


    Personal Statement

    Gillian (Jill) Rudd has teaching and research interests in Medieval English literature and ecocriticism, on which she has published several books, chapters and articles, and also children's literature, on which she has published less. She also teaches on the women's writing module (mainly C19th and C20th) and close reading module. She is currently on the advisory board for two environmentally oriented journals, Green Letters (the journal of the Association for the Study of Literature and the Environment in UK and Ireland) and Medieval Ecocriticisms and also for Boydell and Brewer's Medieval and Environment series.
    Academic Advice/consultation sessions: Please email me ( with any questions, queries or quibbles and I'll respond as soon as possible. Best times to catch me are Mondays 4-5 and Weds 1.00-2.00, but meetings can be arranged at other times as well. If a phone or online chat would be useful, please provide the best number to use and a couple of good times to call.

    Prizes or Honours

    • Sir Alastair Pilkington Teaching Award (University of Liverpool, 2005)