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Abdullaeva, Firuza Oriental Institute
firuza.abdullaeva@orinst.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: Persian illustrated and illuminated manuscripts

Alessandrini, Jan Luigi St Edmund Hall
janluigi.alessandrini@seh.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: Didacticism in early medieval German and Italian literatures.

Ambrose, James M Keble College
james.ambrose@keble.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research Staff
Research Interests: Early modern French theatre; classical reception; editions, translations and adaptations of Seneca the dramatist.

Atherton, Mark Regent's Park College
mark.atherton@regents.ox.ac.uk
Research Interests: Late Old English literature and its manuscripts, especially eleventh and twelfth centuries

Aubertin-Potter, Norma All Souls College
codrington.library@all-souls.ox.ac.uk
Library staff
Research Interests: Book trade in Oxford 1650 – 1900

Baird, Liz Taylor Institution Library
liz.baird@taylib.ox.ac.uk
Library staff
Research interests: Italian 16th-century books, particularly their bindings, and also their illustrations

Baloch, Tariq Corpus Christi, Oxford
tariq.baloch@law.ox.ac.uk
Research Interests: Law book trade history and general legal history.

Bangert, Susanne Ashmolean Museum susanne.bangert@ashmus.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: John Evans's book collection

Bangha, Imre Oriental Institute
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: Transmission of Pre- modern Hindi literary texts from the time of emergence of manuscript culture in the 16th c till the 19th c. when printing took over. I work on the transmission of the textual legacy of Brajbhasha and other poets such as Tulsidas, Labhanand, Anandghan, Vajid and Thakur.

Barnard, John
john_barnard@hotmail.com
Research interests: British book history, 17th century onwards

Barnard, Toby Hertford College
toby.barnard@hertford.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: cultures of print in Ireland, c.1650-1800

Bate, Claudia Somerville College
claudia.bate@some.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: Paleography as applied to study of Medieval Italian lyric poetry

Benaissa, Amin Wolfson College
amin.benaissa@classics.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research Staff (Leverhulme Early Career Fellow)
Research Interests: Greek literary and documentary papyrology

Bennett, Sara Drake University of Oxford
sara.bennett@jesus.ox.ac.uk
Graduate, D Phil. Candidate
Research Interests: 16th c., 17th c. booktrade and reading. Popular medico-sexual and erotic works from both England and France in the 17th century. Part of this project has involved cataloguing some of the most popular medico-sexual works of the era; particularly British pseudo-Aristotelian texts.

Binbas, Ilker Evrim University of Chicago / Sackler Library
iebinbas@uchicago.edu
Library staff
Research Interests: Historiography, Genealogy and genealogical trees

Bonomi, Bianca Merton College
biancabonomi@merton.ac.uk Graduate
Research Interests: Anti- Catholicism in the Early Modern period, particularly in Spenser.

Bowie, Ewen Corpus Christi College
ewen.bowie@ccc.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: illustrated editions of ancient Greek novels

Bowman, Alan Brasenose College
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: Hellenistic and Roman Egypt, Greek and Latin Papyri, Vindolanda Writing-tablets

Brigden, Susan Lincoln College
susan.brigden@lincoln.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: Sir Thomas Wyatt (c.1503-1542) and his circle

Brockliss, Laurence Magdalen College
laurence.brockliss@magd.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: Private libraries and knowledge transmission and creation in France 1600-1830

Bruckner, Undine Modern Languages Faculty
undine.bruckner@seh.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: women's writing and education in the MA; mystics, nuns and lay people in popular piety and contemporary theology of the MA; body issues, didactic texts, marriage, virginity, widowhood; clothing and cloth-related

Bullard, Paddy St Catherine's College
paddy.bullard@ell.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: Criticism (specifically texts by Jonathan Swift); Printing of parliamentary speeches; Editing and reprinting of C17th-century texts during C18th; C18th antiquarianism and Library collecting

Burton, Daniel Oriental Institute
daniel.burton@oriental- institute.oxford.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: Coptic Manuscripts (Writings of Shenoute and the Coptic Bible)

Cavill, Paul Merton College
paul.cavill@merton.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: I work on the English Parliament in the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries. I am therefore interested in the ways in which people find out about and engage with legislation through manuscript and printed texts (such as statute-books and proclamations).

Coates, Alan Rare Books, Bodleian Library alan.coates@bodleian.ox.ac.uk
Library staff
Research Interests: Incunabula; history of libraries and collections, especially printed books in Bodleian Library

Condon, Liam Exeter College
liam.condon@exeter.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: The life and publications of John Dunton (1659-1732).

Cram, David Centre for Linguistics / Jesus College
david.cram@jesus.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: General
Research interests in the history of linguistic ideas, with special reference to the 17th century. Previous work includes an edition of the published and unpublished works of George Dalgarno (OUP 2001), and of the MS Book of Games of Francis Willughby (Ashgate 2003). Currently working on editions of the non-mathematical works of John Wallis (Grammar, Logic and Tracts on music).

Crassus, Laura St Hugh's College
laura.crassus@st-hughs.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: History of the book and reading in Europe.

Dai, Lianbin University College
lianbin.dai@univ.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research interests: Reading practices and society in sixteenth- to eighteenth-century China

de Bellaigue, Christina Exeter College
christina.debellaigue@history.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: History of reading in relation to history of education and literacy; dissemination of English pedagogical literature in France and French pedagogical literature in England.

De Visscher, Eva Oriel College
eva.devisscher@oriel.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: intellectual Jewish-Christian relations; Hebrew learning among Christian scholars; Christian use of Hebrew texts

De Weerdt, Hilde Dr. Stanley Ho University Lecturer in Chinese History and fellow of Pembroke College
hilde.deweerdt@chinese.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: Chinese intellectual history and political culture; the circulation of gazettes, maps, archival compilations, letters and notebooks; the history of reading; the geography of book production; the multifarious uses of print technology in Chinese society

Desmouliere, Paule Merton College
paule.desmouliere@merton.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: Consolatio mortis : funerary poetry / prose sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.

Devereaux, Johanna Merton College
johanna,devereaux@merton.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: Women's writing 1550-1780, print culture and patronage, dissemination and readership of women's texts

Donadoni, Eugenio Maria Brasenose College
eugenio.donadoni@bnc.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: Classical influences in early sixteenth century French literature. Illustrated manuscripts. The transmission of images from the 15th to 16th century France.

Dotson, Brandon Oriental Institute
brandon.dotson@orinst.ox.ac.uk
Research Interests: I work with Old Tibetan documents, mostly from Dunhuang. Most of these are mss., but there are wooden slips and inscribed stone edicts. I read this mainly for the purposes of social history.

Duncan-Jones, Katherine English Faculty independent scholar
Research Interests: Literature and cultural history of the Elizabethan and early Jacobean periods

Eagan, Jane Oxford Conservation Consortium/Magdalen College
jane.eagan@magd.ox.ac.uk
Research Interests: History of papermaking and bookbodcat

Faulkner, Mark St John's College
mark.faulkner@sjc.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: Use of pre- Conquest manuscripts after 1066; broader reception history. Textual dissemination. Literacy.

Ferguson Hand, Meraud
meraudgf@yahoo.com
Research Interests: Commercial control of printed texts in England before 1547; King's Printers up to the same date; history of intellectual property in general.

Fisher, Tyler Magdalen College
tyler.fisher@magd.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: My doctoral studies involve the History of the Book insofar as they examine the evolution of metaphors for representing texts and textual production in the 16th and 17th centuries in Spain.

Fitzherbert, Teresa Oriental Institute
teresa.fitzherbert@ashmus.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: The art of the Islamic book, especially illustrated Persian manuscripts

Galligan, Francesca Bodleian Library
Library staff
Research Interests: Library of Samuel Harsnett; epic poetry (Latin/Italian) in manuscript and print.

Gillespie, Vincent English Faculty vincent.gillespie@ell.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: history of medieval libraries; production, transmission and reception history of medeival texts; palaeography and codicology; early printed books.

Granucci, Melati melatigranucci@gmail.com
Graduate
Research Interests: Mostly Persian and Arabic manuscripts, historical, theological, poetical, etc. from the medieval period.

Griffin, Clive Trinity College
clive.griffin@trinity.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: Printing, printing-workers, and the book trade in 16th-century Spain and Spanish America

Griffin, Michael Oriel College
michael.griffin@oriel.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: Textual traditions of philosophical manuscripts in Greek, including commentators and later scholia

Gunn, Steven Merton College
steven.gunn@merton.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: Production and reception of government publications, news and historical works in England and the Netherlands c.1470-1570.

Haidar, Otared Oriental Institute
otared.haidar@orinst.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: Arabic and comparative literature, literary theory and journalism, print culture 19 to 21 century.

Halkias, Georgios Oriental Institute
georgios.halkias@gmail.com independent scholar
Research Interests: Tibetan Buddhism and Tibetan textual studies

Hannah, Ralph Keble College
Teaching/Research staff

Hardwick, Louise Trinity College
louise.hardwick@tri.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: The History of the Book in the Caribbean

Harris, Jose St Catherine's College
jose.harris@stcatz.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: Nineteenth and twentieth century archives intellectual and social history, and relations between the two

Hebbert, Benjamin St Cross College
benjamin.hebbert@gmail.com
Graduate
Research Interests: London Music Trade c.1640-1725. Transition of music publishing and the musical instrument trade from a patronage based to a commercial industry after the English Civil War, and the development of this trade in the late seventeenth century

Hotson, Howard St Anne's College
howard.hotson@history.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: intellectual history of early modern Europe, including philosophical textbooks, encyclopaedias, and their role in the educational and intellectual transformations of the period

Hurst, Clive Bodleian Library
ch@bodleian.ox.ac.uk
Library staff
Research Interests: history of the book in general, historic children's books, nineteenth century english literature

Jenkinson, Matthew Merton College
mtjenkinson@yahoo.co.uk Graduate
Research Interests: The politics of seventeenth century literature, especially sermons. The relationship between the royal court, scribal transmission, and the print trade.

Johnson, Scott Keble College
scott.johnson@keble.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: Late Antique and Byzantine manuscripts. Early Greek and middle- eastern language printing.

Johnson, Jeri Exeter College
jeri.johnson@exeter.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: Anglo-American / British Modernism especially James Joyce, Virginia Woolf, T. S. Eliot, Ezra Pound

Johnson, Daniel Corpus Christi College
daniel.johnson@ccc.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: Education, Humanism, and Religion in 16th Century England

Joubert, Estelle Somerville College
estelle.joubert@some.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: Chant transmission and dissemination, printed and manuscript music sources, late medieval and early Renaissance music notation.

Kaufmann Miranda Christ Church miranda.kaufmann@chch.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: Tudor Perceptions of Africa; Travel Literature (e.g Hakluyt)

Kelley, Caroline
eruditeblond@hotmail.com
Graduate
Research Interests: Interested especially in counter-culture small presses and publications (France/Canada); Algerian books in French (1900-1970); "grrl zines"

Kiss, Mr Csaba Oriental Institute
csaba.kiss@balliol.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: Saiva Sanskrit MSS

Kominko, Maja Institute of Archaeology
Research Interests: Byzantine manuscript illumination. I am writing my doctorate thesis on the sources of the miniatures in the byzantine codices of the Christian Topography

Kraus, Helen Harris Manchester College
helen.kraus@hmc.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: Early modern printed bible translations

Kurtz, Donna Faculty of Classics
donna.kurtz@beazley.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: digitisation of antiquarian books 1450-1850 with catalogues and/or illustrations of classical art. digitised books to be on web, records for objects to be created and linked to scholarly databases. See www.beazley.o9x.ac.uk and www.clarosnet.org

Larminie, Vivienne History of Parliament; associate, Oxford DNB
vivienne.larminie@history.ox.ac.uk
Research Interests: (1) Reading and its impact among English gentry and others late 16th-early 18th centuries; (2) Books, reading and the transmission of ideas in the Pays de Vaud, Switzerland, 1536-1798

Law, Timothy Michael Oriental Institute
timothy.law@orinst.ox.ac.uk
Research Interests: Early textual history of Hebrew Bible (Christian Old Testament), which includes the translations into Greek, Syriac, Armenian, Latin, etc. Along with Biblical texts in manuscripts and printed books.

Lewis, James Oriental Institute
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: Korean and Japanese book production, trade, and conservation.

Lewis, Gillian St Anne's College
gillian.lewis@history.ox.ac.uk
retired
Research Interests: Book trade in 16thc/17thc Europe especially France; within France especially Lyon; also Geneva. Medical mss and printed books of that period; natural philosophy mss and printed books of that period. Inventories and catalogues of personal book collections and libraries of that period.

Lloyd, Daniel Merton College
daniel.lloyd@merton.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: German courtly literature around the twelfth Century, also Anglo- German (Imperial) cultural relations in that period.

Longworth, Kate Magdalen College
kate.longworth@magd.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: Nineteenth and twentieth century book history.

Lund, Mary Ann Mansfield College
mary.lund@mansfield.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: The history of reading in early modern England

MacLean, Aaron Balliol College
aaron.maclean@gmail.com
Research Interests: Medieval Islamicate texts, principally in Arabic but also Hebrew and Persian, in all subjects (but, as life is short, principally theology, philosophy and those which concern 'intellectual history' in some form).

Maclean, Ian All Souls (History Faculty; Modern Languages Faculty)
ian.maclean@all-souls.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: The trade in printed books in Europe in the early modern period; the Frankfurt Book Fair

MacRobert, Catherine Mary Lady Margaret Hall
catherine.macrobert@lmh.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: Aspects of Cyrillic and Glagolitic Palaeography, especially in the South Slav area.

Magee, David S K J Exeter College
david.magee@exeter.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: 'Popular' and cheap periodical publishing in early nineteenth- century London; individual and communal reading practices; and the status of printed 'knowledge' in metropolitan popular culture, c.1815-c.1840.

Malouta, Myrto Faculty of Classics myrto.malouta@classics.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: Greek Papyrology, mainly documentary.

Martin, Joanna Lincoln College
joanna.martin@lincoln.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: Scottish Literary Manuscripts and the history of printing in Scotland

Mathias, Manon Trinity College
manon.mathias@trinity.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: The history of the book, focusing on the works of George Sand

McAuley, Denis Oriental Institute
denis.mcauley@sjc.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: Ibn Arabi's poetry; Sufi thought and Arabo-Persian literature

McClune, Kate St Hilda's College
katherine.mcclune@st- hildas.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: Early Scottish printed books and manuscripts; the relationship between MSS and prints

Meredith-Goymour, Hallie Lincoln College
hallie.meredith- goymour@lincoln.oxon.org
Graduate
Research Interests: Palaeography and inscriptions on late antique movable material culture; early Christian to early Byzantine illuminated manuscripts.

Miller, Brandon Christ Church brandon.miller@chch.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: Early Chinese bamboo manuscripts discovered in recent tomb excavations;the production, transmission, and editing of pre-Imperial and Han dynasty texts, and their relation to received texts; the textual consequences of the materials used in pre-Han and Han "books"

Milsom, Dr John Library of Christ Church
j.milsom@lineone.net independent scholar
Research Interests: History of the Music collections at Christ Church, Oxford. History of music transmission in 16th-century England.

Minkowski, Christopher Oriental Institute
christopher.minkowski@orinst.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: Sanskrit intellectual history and the history of institutions that supported Sanskritic textuality in India in the early modern and late medieval period: scribes, circulation networks, patrons, libraries, collectors, the economic market in manuscript trade, and so on.

Morgan, Gaye All Souls College
gaye.morgan@ccc.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: History of bookbinding and related trades in late Medieval and early modern periods; provenance research and library history.

Mossman, Stephen St John's College
stephen.mossman@sjc.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: Manuscript transmission of primarily theological/philosophical/spiritual works of German/Dutch/central European origin in central and later Middle Ages, in Latin and in vernacular

Murray, Sophie Merton College
sophie.murray@merton.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: Reformation history, particularly the use of humour in C16th texts and the production of satirical woodcuts.

Nash, Paul W
paul.w.nash@virgin.net
Independent scholar
Research Interests: Printing history, techniques and technology; architectural books and publishing; typography and book-design; wood-engraving and other illustration techniques; amateur printing and the private presses

Neagu, Cristina, Christ Church
cristina.neagu@chch.ox.ac.uk
Library staff
Research Interests: Renaissance illuminated manuscripts, approaches to decoration and preferred techniques in manuscript vs print during the 15th and 16th centuries, the separation of image from script, textual theory and criticism.

Nicholls, Matthew The Queen's College
matthew.nicholls@queens.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: Public libraries in the Roman empire

Norbrook, David Merton College
david.norbrook@ell.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: Lucy Hutchinson, manuscript circulation of early modern women writers, 17c print culture/public sphere
see: Centre for Early Modern Studies

Oledzka, Eva Bodleian Library
eva.oledzka@bodleian.ox.ac.uk
Library staff
Research interests: Illuminated manuscripts (Western: medieval and later), History of libraries, History of collecting, Museology, Antiquaries, Material culture (including aspects of early printed books and bindings), Architectural history & Archaeology (especially medieval and later representations of western architecture and interiors).

Ovenden, Richard Bodleian Library
richard.ovenden@bodleian.ox.ac.uk
Library staff; Director, Centre for the Study of the Book
Research interests: History of collecting, bookbinding, and the book trade, c. 1500-1800; History of libraries, History of photography; Antiquarianism

Parkinson, Stephen Modern Languages Faculty
stephen.parkinson@mod- langs.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: Manuscripts of the Cantigas de Santa Maria (13th-c. Spain) and their European contemporaries and counterparts; the editorial implications of the layout of text and music and the juxtaposition of text and music

Parpulov, Georgi R. History Faculty
georgi.parpulov@history.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research Staff
Research Interests: Greek and Cyrillic palaeography; Byzantine manuscript illumination; Psalters
Poole, William New College
william.poole@new.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: Manuscript transmission in printed culture in the seventeenth century; sixteenth- to eighteenth-century provenance
Research; the history of the Bodleian Library; the history of the Royal Society Library and archives; book trade and collection in later seventeenth-century London; Hans Sloane.

Prag, Jonathan Merton College
jonathan.prag@merton.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: Indirectly interested in matters of textual transmission concerning classical texts; interested in the early development of study of classical inscriptions and their recording and publication; in what can be printed about literacy from the development of printing; and in aspects of 18th century classical reception.

Puk, Alexander Somerville College
alexander.puk@classics.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: Papyrology; Early Latin Texts

Ratcliffe, Donald J University of Oxford donald.ratcliffe@history.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: reading

Razzi, Wade Merton College
Anthony.Razzi@Merton.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: Currently I am
Researching the career and writings of Robert Crowley, a poet and printer active during the reign of Edward VI. I am also interested in the 15th and 16th century print trade in England and have a particular interest in the careers of John Day and Richard Grafton. The circulation of "Piers Plowman" manuscripts has recently become part of my
Research.

Reuter, Victoria St Cross College
victoria.reuter@stx.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: Ancient (Greek) Myths in Modern Literature, mostly in a Comparative Context. Including Feminist re- workings, and cross-cultural comparisons.

Ritter, Robert St Anne's College
rmr@ritter.org.uk
Graduate
Research interests: editorial process in printing and publishing, particularly the history and influence of house rules and house style.

Robson, Peter Simon Corpus Christi College
peter.robson@ccc.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: Old English MSS and libraries

Rosenberg, Stanley P Wycliffe Hall
stan.rosenberg@wycliffe.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: Reading, literacy, textuality and orality in Late Antiquity; Patristic Preaching & Pedagogy; Augustine and Late Antique North Africa; Early Christian Cosmology

Sargent, Clare Radley College
& Vice-Chair CILIP Rare Books Group cds@radley.org.uk independent scholar
Research Interests: History of Library buildings and the development of College
collections

Saville, Amanda The Queen's College
amanda.saville@queens.ox.ac.uk
Library staff
Research Interests: The collections of the Queen's College
Library Oxford

Schaeper, Silke St John's College
silke.schaeper@sjc.ox.ac.uk
Library staff
Research interests: History of the Hebrew book, Hebraica & Judaica bibliography, Hebrew incunables, Hebrew typography & typeface design, Cooperative cataloguing of early printed Hebrew books in Oxford (Bodleian Library & College libraries), German-Jewish history, Jewish library history
Sharpe, Richard History Faculty
richard.sharpe@history.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: Libraries from late antiquity to the early renaissance; publication and dissemination of new texts, circulation of and access to texts; changing bibliographical perceptions of texts; relationship between text and book.

Siebert, Matthew University of Oxford Graduate
Research Interests: Ancient and Medieval Philosophy - Aristotle, Proclus, Anselm, Aquinas, Suarez.

Simelidis, Christos Lincoln College
christos.simelidis@classics.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: Greek palaeography and textual criticism; the poetry of Gregory of Nazianzus; Byzantine scholarship.

Smith, Lesley Harris Manchester College
lesley.smith@hmc.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: Interface between intellectual change and technological change in book making, distribution and use. I'm just finishing a book on the Glossa Ordinaria.

Solopova, Elizabeth Bodleian Library
es@bodleian.ox.ac.uk
Library staff
Research Interests: Old and Middle English manuscripts, psalters

Southcombe, George Independent scholar and tutor george.southcombe@history.ox.ac.uk
Research Interests: Restoration nonconformist culture. Shrews.

Springford, John Merton College
john.springford@history.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: My D.Phil. is on the public sphere in New England, 1630-1700; particularly the impact of the rise of print in the colonies on Puritan cultural and social life.

Stainsby, Jon Merton College
jonathan.stainsby@merton.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: C17th Literature and Political Thought

Strange, Mark Merton College
mark.strange@merton.oxford.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: Chinese historical narrative between 4th and 11th centuries A.D. Textual transmission, editing, and reception in China between 4th and 11th centuries A.D. Strohm, Reinhard Music Faculty reinhard.strohm@music.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: Music history, especially social and textual

Suarez, S.J., Michael F michael.suarez@campion.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: British book history 1660-1830; analytic and enumerative bibliography; electronic texts and modern editing; the synergies between book history and bibliography.

Sutherland, Kathryn English Faculty kathryn.sutherland@st- annes.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: currently developing a digital archive of Jane Austen's Fiction Manuscripts. This work is funded by the AHRC. Also interested in: textual theory and criticism; modern working manuscript studies; the intermediation of print and electronic technologies

Sytsema, Johanneke Taylor Institution Library johanneke.sytsema@taylib.ox.ac.uk
Library staff
Research Interests: I'm preparing a text edition of Codex Unia (Ms. Junius 49 and 109), a 17th century direct copy of a 15th century Old- Frisian ms. Codex Unia is of special interest for its archaic Old-Frisian from the region west of the river Lauwers. It is the most linguistically archaic ms. from this region and hence of interest to the further study of Old-Frisian.

Tam, Ka Chai Institute for Chinese Studies, University of Oxford ka.tam@sant.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: The reasons and effects of the publication of judicial casebooks in China in the early 17th century

Taylor, David G K Oriental Institute
david.taylor@orinst.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: I specialise in Syriac and Aramaic manuscripts, their palaeography and codicology (as well as textual contents!), of all periods and regions, and have catalogued or am cataloguing major collections in the UK and India. I also have a strong interest in the history of Syriac printing and typography in Europe, the Middle East, and India, and have just published an annotated handlist of printed Syriac lexica.

Thompson, Peter History Faculty
peter.thompson@history.oxford.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: See [Thompson] "William Bullock's 'Strange Adventure': A Plan to Transform Seventeenth-Century Virginia", William and Mary Quarterly LXI (2004),107-128.

Tomlin, R.S.O. Wolfson College
roger.tomlin@wolfson.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: Latin manuscripts of the Roman imperial period including papyri, but especially written with ink on wood, or stilus on wood and metal.

Tourlamain, Guy History Faculty
guy.tourlamain@sant.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: Books and intellectual history in Germany from 1870, with a particular emphasis on nationalist writing and publishing

Turner, Kate St Hugh's College
kate.turner@st-hughs.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: Seventeenth century Spanish

Tytler, Izumi Bodleian Library
izumi.tytler@bodleian.ox.ac.uk
Library staff
Research Interests: history of Japanese books, printing and production.
van Lint, Prof. Theo Maarten Oriental Institute
theo.vanlint@orinst.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: Medieval Armenian manuscripts and early printed works

Volkmer, Jeffrey A Oriental Institute
jeffrey.volkmer@orinst.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: My primary interest is in Old Testament text criticism with a particular focus on Syriac Old Testament versions as regards their syntax, translation technique, reading tradition, and quality as a version of the Hebrew Proto-Masoretic Text.

Walworth, Julia Merton College
julia.walworth@merton.ox.ac.uk
Library staff
Research Interests: the compilation of indexes in medieval academic books; the function of illustration and decoration in medieval university manuscript books and in early modern printed books; and the history of libraries and of book collecting.

Waller, Philip Merton College
philip.waller@merton.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: Authors and the reading public, c.1870-1918; particularly, stage adaptations, impact of foreign writers in Britain, and explorations in unorthodox religion

Ward, Benedicta Theology faculty benedicta.ward@theology.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: Anglo-Saxons esp Bede's works; anselm of canterbury; miracles, relics, saints lives

Warren, Christopher Merton College
Graduate Booktrade; reading; textual transmission
Research Interests: Liberalism and the Book, Discourses of Imprisonment

Wells, Andrew Merton College
andrew.wells@merton.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: My
Research focuses on licit and illicit texts in eighteenth and nineteenth century Britain, specifically looking at erotica/pornography in an intellectual/cultural history linking sexuality and race.

Wheale, Sarah Bodleian Library
sarah.wheale@bodleian.ox.ac.uk
Library staff
Research Interests: Library history, reading, ESTC.

Whitworth, Michael Merton College
michael.whitworth@merton.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: Popular science and philosophy books; literary anthologies; literary periodicals (both "little magazines" and conservative formats); descriptive bibliography of Sir Herbert Read; art books.

Wilkinson, Claire Merton College
claire.wilkinson@merton.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: A commentary on the fragments of Ibycus

Willoughby, James History Faculty
james.willoughby@history.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: Library history, 1100 to 1600; early modern collectors

Wrightson, Nick Jesus College
nicholas.wrightson@jesus.ox.ac.uk
Graduate
Research Interests: The transatlantic transmission of information and ideas; the development of Anglo-American print culture and the book trade; print and science. The relationship between print, manuscript and oral culture in the development of transatlantic social networks and literary communities.

Wu, Duncan St Catherine's College
duncan.wu@stcatz.ox.ac.uk
Teaching/Research staff
Research Interests: Wordsworth, Hazlitt, the Romantics


 

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