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Jonathan Bate

By 20th September 2021August 16th, 2022Speakers-2021, Speakers-2022

Jonathan Bate is Foundation Professor of Environmental Humanities at Arizona State University and a Senior Research Fellow in English Literature at Oxford University, where he was formerly Provost of Worcester College. The author of twenty books, several of which have won major prizes, he is a world-renowned expert on Shakespeare, the Romantic movement and ecological approaches to the arts and humanities. Knighted by the Queen for his services to literary scholarship, his most recent book is a memoir called Mad about Shakespeare.