T. S. Eliot International Summer School 2017

Opening by: TBC
Poetry reading by: Simon Armitage

Tutors, lecturers, readers and panelists
Simon Armitage, poet, playwright, novelist, Professor of Poetry at the University of Sheffield
Jewel Spears Brooker, Professor Emerita of Literature at Eckerd College in Florida
Robert Crawford, Professor of Modern Scottish Literature and Bishop Wardlaw Professor of Poetry at the University of St Andrews
Aviva Dautch, a former student in the Summer School and Poet in Residence at the Jewish Museum, London
Oline Eaton, former student in the Summer School and doctoral researcher at the Centre for Life-Writing Research at King’s College London
Sarah Kennedy, Fellow in English, Downing College, Cambridge
Kinereth Meyer, Associate Professor, Department of English Literature and Linguistics, Bar-Ilan University
Marjorie Perloff, Professor Emerita of English at Stanford University and Florence R. Scott Professor of English Emerita at the University of Southern California
Christopher Ricks, William M. and Sara B. Warren Professor of the Humanities at Boston University
Stephen Romer, poet, translator, and literary critic, lecturer in the English Department at the University of Tours, France
Joanna Rzepa, Postdoctoral Fellow at Trinity College Dublin
Ronald Schuchard, Founder-Director of the Summer School and Senior Research Fellow at the Institute of English Studies, is Goodrich C. White Professor of English Emeritus at Emory University
Robert Von Hallberg, Helen A. Regenstein Professor of English Language and Literature, Germanic Studies, Claremont McKenna College

2016

Opened by: Stefan Collini
Poetry reading by: Sarah Howe

Tutors, lecturers, readers and panelists 
Jewel Spears Brooker is Professor Emerita of Literature at Eckerd College in Florida
Stefan Collini is Professor Emeritus of Intellectual History and English Literature at Cambridge University
Aviva Dautch, a former student in the Summer School, teaches English literature and creative writing at the British Library and is Poet in Residence at the Jewish Museum, London
Oline Eaton, former student in the Summer School and doctoral researcher at the Centre for Life-Writing Research at King’s College London
Nancy Fulford, Project Archivist for the T S Eliot Collection
Lyndall Gordon, Senior Research Fellow of St Hilda’s College, Oxford
Jason Harding, Reader in English Studies at Durham University
Sarah Howe, British poet, editor and Leverhulme Fellow at University College London
William Marx, Professor of Comparative Literature at the University of Paris Ouest Nanterre La Défense
Steven Matthews, Professor of Modernism at Reading University
Gail McDonald, Senior Lecturer in American Literature and Culture at Goldsmiths, University of London and Director of the T. S. Eliot international Summer School
Seamus Perry, Professor of English Literature at the University of Oxford
Gilles Philippe, Professor of French Linguistics at the University of Lausanne
Megan Quigley, Assistant Professor of English at Villanova University
Jayme Stayer, Associate Professor of Literature at John Carroll University, Cleveland, Ohio

2015

Opened by: Craig Raine
Poetry reading by: Sinéad Morrissey

Tutors, lecturers, readers and panelists
Massimo Bacigalupo is Professor of American Literature at the University of Genoa, Italy  
Michael Coyle, Professor of English at Colgate University
Robert Crawford, Professor of Modern Scottish Literature and Bishop Wardlaw Professor of Poetry at the University of St Andrews
Nancy K. Gish, Professor of English and Women’s and Gender Studies at the University of Southern Maine
Lyndall Gordon, Senior Research Fellow of St Hilda’s College, Oxford
Jason Harding, Reader in English Studies at Durham University
Nancy D. Hargrove, William L. Giles Distinguished Professor Emerita of English at Mississippi State University
Michael Levenson, William B. Christian Professor of English at the University of Virginia
Gail McDonald, Lecturer in American Literature and Culture at Goldsmiths, University of London and Director of the T. S. Eliot international Summer School
Sinéad Morrissey, poet and lecturer in creative writing at the Seamus Heaney Centre for Poetry at Queen’s University in Belfast
Sir Christopher Ricks, a former Oxford Professor of Poetry, is William M. and Sara B. Warren Professor of the Humanities
John Paul Riquelme, Professor of English at Boston University
Joanna Rzepa, a former student in the Eliot Summer School, is an Early Career Fellow in the Institute of Advanced Study, University of Warwick
Ronald Schuchard, Founder-Director of the Summer School and Senior Research Fellow at the Institute of English Studies, is Goodrich C. White Professor of English Emeritus at Emory University
Vincent Sherry, Howard Nemerov Professor in the Humanities and Professor of English at Washington University in St. Louis
Wim Van Mierlo, Lecturer in Publishing at Loughborough University

2014

Opened by: Mark Ford
Poetry readings by: Linda Gregerson, Peter Cochran and Jenny Sargent

Tutors, lecturers, readers and panelists 
Jewel Spears Brooker, Professor Emerita, Eckerd College
David Chinitz, Professor of English at Loyola University Chicago
Anthony Cuda, Associate Professor of English at the University of North Carolina
Frances Dickey, Associate Professor of English at the University of Missouri
Mark Ford, Professor of English at University College London
Lyndall Gordon, Senior Research Fellow of St Hilda’s College, Oxford
Linda Gregerson, Caroline Walker Bynum Distinguished University Professor of English Language and Literature at the University of Michigan
Gail McDonald, is Lecturer in American Literature and Culture at Goldsmiths, University of London
Gabrielle McIntire, is Associate Professor at Queen’s University, Canada
Jahan Ramazani, is Edgar F. Shannon Professor of English at the University of Virginia
Tony Sharpe, author of T.S. Eliot: A Literary Life
Vincent Sherry, Howard Nemerov Professor in the Humanities and Professor of English at Washington University in St. Louis
Hannah Sullivan, tutorial fellow and university lecturer in English at New College, Oxford
Wim Van Mierlo, Acting Director of the Institute of English Studies, University of London

2013

Opened by: Ronald Schuchard
Poetry readings by: Christopher Reid, Daljit Nagra and Robert Crawford

Tutors, lecturers, readers and panelists
Nuzhat Bukhari, Faculty of English, Cambridge
Robert Crawford, Professor of Modern Scottish Literature at St. Andrews University
Lyndall Gordon, literary biographer and Senior Research Fellow of St. Hilda’s College, Oxford
Nancy D. Hargrove, William L. Giles Distinguished Professor Emerita at Mississippi State University
Guy Hargrove, tenor and Professor of Music Emeritus at Mississippi State University
Hugh Haughton, Professor of English at York University
Gail McDonald, Lecturer in American Literature and Culture at Goldsmiths, University of London
William Marx, Professor of Comparative Literature at the Université Paris Ouest Nanterre La Défense
Daljit Nagra, poet and English teacher
Megan Quigley, Assistant Professor of English at Villanova University
Christopher Reid, poet, essayist, and former poetry editor of Faber and Faber
Sir Christopher Ricks, former Oxford Professor of Poetry, is William M. and Sara B. Warren Professor of the Humanities
Jayme Stayer, John Carroll University
Ronald Schuchard, Founder-Director of the Summer School and Senior Research Fellow at the Institute of English Studies, is Goodrich C. White Professor of English Emeritus at Emory University
Marianne Thormählen, Professor of English and Dean of Research in the Humanities and Theology at Lund University, Sweden
Wim Van Mierlo, Executive Director of the Summer School and Lecturer in Textual Scholarship and English Literature at the Institute of English Studies, University of London

2012

Opened by: Paul Muldoon
Poetry readings by: Paul Muldoon, Bernard O’Donoghue and Sean O’Brien

Tutors, lecturers, readers and panelists
Anthony Cuda, Assistant Professor of English at the University of North Carolina, Greensboro
Frances Dickey, Associate Professor of English at the University of Missouri
Manju Jain, Professor of English, Emerita, University of Delhi
Jim McCue, co-editor with Christopher Ricks of the Complete Poems of T. S. Eliot
John Morgenstern, Oxford University
Paul Muldoon, poet, critic, playwright, Howard G. B. Clark ‘21 Professor and Chair of the Peter B. Lewis Center for the Arts at Princeton University
Sean O’Brien, poet, critic, novelist, playwright, Professor of Creative Writing at Newcastle University
Stephen Regan, Professor of English at Durham University and Visiting Scholar at Harvard
Jahan Ramazani, Edgar F. Shannon Professor and Chair of English, University of Virginia
John Paul Riquelme, Professor of English at Boston University
Ronald Schuchard, Director of the Summer School and Senior Research Fellow at the Institute of English Studies
Hannah Sullivan, Tutor and Lecturer in English at New College, Oxford
Wim Van Mierlo, Executive Director of the Summer School and Lecturer in Textual Scholarship and English Literature at the Institute of English Studies 

2011

Opened by: Simon Armitage
Poetry readings by: Simon Armitage and Robert Crawford

Tutors, lecturers, readers and panelists
Daniel Albright, Ernest Bernbaum Professor of Literature at Harvard University
Simon Armitage, CBE, award-winning poet, playwright, novelist, critic, and translator, is the recently appointed Professor of Poetry at the University of Sheffield
Jewel Spears Brooker, Professor of English at Eckerd College
Michael Coyle, Professor of English at Colgate University
Robert Crawford, Professor of Modern Scottish Literature at St. Andrews University
Lyndall Gordon, literary biographer and Senior Research Fellow of St. Hilda’s College, Oxford
Jason Harding, Reader at the University of Durham
John Kelly, Professor and Emeritus Research Fellow in English at St. John’s College, Oxford
William Marx, Professor of Comparative Literature at the Université Paris Ouest Nanterre La Défense
Timothy Materer, Professor of English at the University of Missouri-Columbia
Craig Raine, former Poetry Editor of Faber and Faber and Fellow of New College, Oxford
Sir Christopher Ricks, FBA, Professor of the Humanities and Co-Director of the Editorial Institute at Boston University
Ronald Schuchard, Director of the Summer School and Senior Research Fellow at the Institute of English Studies
Anne Stillman, Clare College, Cambridge, where she is Tutor, Lecturer, and Director of Studies in English
Wim Van Mierlo, Executive Director of the Summer School, teaches Textual Scholarship and English Studies at the University of London 

2010

Opened by: Sir Tom Stoppard
Poetry readings by: Dame Eileen Atkins, Ian McDiarmid and Mark Strong

Tutors, lecturers, readers and panelists
Massimo Bacigalupo, Professor of American Literature at the University of Genoa, Italy
Jewel Spears Brooker, Professor of English at Eckerd College
Ron Bush, the Drue Heinz Professor of American Literature at St. John’s College, Oxford
David Chinitz is Professor of English at Loyola University Chicago
Mark Ford, poet, editor, literary critic and Professor of English at University College London
John Haffenden, Research Professor at the University of Sheffield, is a Senior Research Fellow at the Institute of English Studies and Principal Investigator of the T. S. Eliot Research Project
Nancy Duvall Hargrove, William L.Giles Distinguished Professor Emerita at Mississippi State University
Guy Hargrove, Mississippi State University
Josephine Hart, Irish novelist and theatre producer
Iman Javadi, Research fellow of the Institute of English Studies
Hermione Lee, former Goldsmiths’ Professor of English Literature at Oxford, now President of WolfsonCollege, Oxford
Matthew McAdam, Humanities Editor of The Johns Hopkins University Press
Jim McCue, Research Fellow in the Institute of English Studies
Gail McDonald, Senior Lecturer at the University of Southampton
Marjorie Perloff, Professor Emerita at Stanford University and Scholar-in-Residence at the University of Southern California
Robin Robertson, Scots poet and publisher
Stephen Romer, poet, translator, and literary critic, lecturer in the English Department at the University of Tours, France
Ronald Schuchard, Director of the Summer School and Senior Research Fellow at the Institute of English Studies, is Goodrich C. White Professor of English at Emory University
Wim Van Mierlo, Executive Director of the Summer School, teaches Textual Scholarship and English Studies at the University of London

2009

Opening lecture: Seamus Heaney 
Poetry readings by: Seamus Heaney, Jeremy Irons and Dominic West 

Tutors, lecturers, readers and panelists
Jewel Spears Brooker, Professor of English at Eckerd College
Anthony Cuda, University of North Carolina, Greensboro
Robert Crawford, Professor of Modern Scottish Literature at St. Andrews University
Denis Donoghue, Henry James Professor in English and American Letters at New York University
Mark Ford, poet, editor and literary critic, and Professor of English at University College London
Jennifer Formichelli, Boston University
Lyndall Gordon, literary biographer and Senior Research Fellow of St. Hilda’s College, Oxford
Jason Harding, reader at the University of Durham
Barbara Hardy, FRSL, FBA, Professor Emerita of Birkbeck College, University of London, Honorary Professor of the University of Wales, Swansea and Senior Research Fellow at the Institute of English Studies, University of London 
Josephine Hart, Irish novelist and theatre producer
Seamus Heaney, FRSL, FBA, is former Oxford Professor of Poetry and Boylston Professor of Rhetoric and Oratory at Harvard University
Gail McDonald, Senior Lecturer at the University of Southampton
A. David Moody, Professor of English at the University of York
Paul Muldoon, FRSL, director of the creative writing programme at Princeton University
Sir Christopher Ricks, FBA, Professor of the Humanities at Boston University 
Ronald Schuchard, Director of the Summer School, is Goodrich C. White Professor of English at Emory University
Wim Van Mierlo, Executive Director of the Summer School, teaches Textual Scholarship and English Studies at the University of London