John Mullan

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John Mullan is a Professor of English at University College London. He is a specialist in eighteenth-century literature and is at present writing the volume of the Oxford English Literary History that will cover the period from 1709 to 1784.[1]

He also writes a weekly column on contemporary fiction for The Guardian[2] and reviews books for the London Review of Books[3] and New Statesman.[4] He occasionally appears as an 18th-century and contemporary literature expert for BBC Two's Newsnight Review and BBC Radio 4's In Our Time.

Mullan was a judge for The Best of the Booker in 2008 and for the Man Booker Prize in 2009.[5]

He was educated at Downside School and King's College, Cambridge, was a Research Fellow at Jesus College, Cambridge and a Lecturer at Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge, before coming to UCL in 1994.[6]

Selected bibliography[edit]


  1. ^ [1]
  2. ^ "John Mullan". BBC News. 17 March 2006. 
  3. ^ LRB · John Mullan
  4. ^ New Statesman - John Mullan
  5. ^ Judges, Man Booker Prize website. Retrieved on 28 July 2009.
  6. ^ "John Mullan profile". University College London. 2009. Retrieved 2010-09-05. 

External links[edit]

Catgeory:Alumni of King's College, Cambridge