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Prof Nandini Das B.A. (Oxon), M.Phil. (Cantab.), PhD(Cantab)

Professor of English Literature English

Teaching and Learning

Renaissance literature and its background; Shakespeare (including adaptations and Shakespeare on film); Development of English prose fiction. In particular: romance and Renaissance English fiction (including Spenser, Sidney, John Lyly, Robert Greene, Thomas Nashe, Lady Mary Wroth); women's writing from the sixteenth to the early eighteenth century (In particular: Mary Sidney Herbert, Mary Wroth and Aemilia Lanyer, to Margaret Cavendish, Delarivière Manley and Eliza Heywood); Renaissance travel literature; Early East-West encounters; eighteenth century Orientalism.

Office Hour: Wednesdays, 11:00-12:00


Modules for 2019-20

FIRST FICTIONS: FROM ROMANCE TO THE NOVEL

Module code: ENGL734

Role: Teaching

FRIARS, WHORES AND ROVERS: DRAMA 1580-1640

Module code: ENGL213

Role: Teaching

SCHOOL OF THE ARTS WORK PLACEMENTS MODULE

Module code: SOTA300

Role: Teaching

SHAKESPEARE: PAGE STAGE SCREEN

Module code: ENGL368

Role: Teaching

SHAKESPEARE: WAYS OF THINKING

Module code: ENGL112

Role: Teaching

Shakespeare: Ways of Thinking

Module code: ENGL206

Role: Teaching