Anglo-Saxon (Old English) Studies

Professor Margaret Clunies Ross, McCaughey Professor of English Language and Early English Literature (the interaction between Anglo-Saxon and Norse culture; the history of Anglo-Saxon studies; the work of Edward Lye (1694-1767); see also under Old Norse-Icelandic studies and Medievalism).

Selected publications:

Clunies Ross, M B, Wellendorf, J 2014, The Fourth Grammatical Treatise, Viking Society for Northern Research, UK

Clunies Ross, M B 2010, The Cambridge Introduction to the Old Norse-Icelandic Saga, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

Clunies Ross, M B et al 2007, Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages Vol. VII Poetry on Christian Subjects, Brepols Publishers, Turnhout

Clunies Ross, M B 2005, A History of Old Norse Poetry and Poetics, D. S. Brewer, Cambridge

Mr Alex Jones, Honorary Associate (Old English phonology, history of the English Language); see also under Modern English Language Studies, Discourse Analysis and Semiotics.

Associate Professor Daniel Anlezark, Lecturer in Medieval English, research interests in Old and Middle English literature.

Recent Publications

Old Testament Narratives. United States (Harvard University Press, 2011)

The Old English Dialogues of Solomon and Saturn (United Kingdom:D.S. Brewer, 2009)

Water and Fire: The Myth of the Flood in Anglo-Saxon England (Manchester University Press, 2006).