Tony Harris, Sidney Sussex

Degree: PhD
Course: ASNC
Supervisor: Dr R Dance
Dissertation Title:

Tima, Tid and Heofon: A Semantic Field Study of Words for Heavenly Bodies and the Measurement of Time, as Found in Anglo-latin and Old English Prose of Secular Learning


Biographical Information

University of Oxford, MA (Hons), English Language and Literature, 2010

University of Reading, MA, Medieval Studies, 2011 (Distinction)

Research Interests

'Beowulf', Hapax Legomena in Old English Poetry, The Language of Medieval Science, Medieval Computus, Medieval Mathematics.

Areas of Supervision

'Beowulf', Old English, Middle English and Chaucer Studies, Renaissance Drama (Marlowe and Jonson).