Professor John Kerrigan, St John's

Professor John Kerrigan


Biographical Information

Brought up in Liverpool.  After Oxford, I came to Cambridge as a lecturer in 1982.  I have given talks in many parts of the world, including the USA and Canada, France, Ireland, Italy, Germany, Denmark, Peru, Japan, India, Australia and New Zealand.

Research Interests:

Shakespeare; seventeenth-century literature, including cultural relations between the three Stuart kingdoms and into continental Europe; Irish studies; British and Irish poetry since 1900.

Areas of Graduate Supervision:

Shakespeare; seventeenth-century literature; Irish studies; modern poetry. Contributes to teaching and/or supervision for the Medieval and Renaissance Literature MPhil. See:

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Selected Publications