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Professor Philip Smallwood

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Professor Smallwood is Emeritus Professor of English at Birmingham City University and a Visiting Fellow in the English Department at Bristol. His interests are the late seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, especially the poetry and criticism of Dryden, Pope and Johnson. Other interests include the history, practice and theory of literary criticism. Over the last decade Prof Smallwood has published numerous essays, chapters and reviews, including a prizewinning study of Johnson’s criticism and historical thought. His latest monograph on Dryden, Pope, Johnson and the History of Criticism was published in 2011. Visiting Fellow at the Lewis Walpole Library of Yale University, the School of Advanced Studies of London University, Visiting Scholar at St. John’s College, Oxford University, he is an AHRB award holder, an elected member of the US Johnsonians, and an invited speaker at universities including Virginia, Bucknell, Columbia, London and Penn State.

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