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, currently writing the 1709-1784 volume of the Oxford English Literary History.[1]

He has written a weekly column on contemporary fiction for The Guardian[2] and reviews for the London Review of Books[3] and the New Statesman.[4] He has been a contributor to BBC Two's Newsnight Review and BBC Radio 4's In Our Time. He was a The Best of the Booker judge in 2008 and for the Man Booker Prize itself in 2009.[5]

Educated at Downside School and King's College, Cambridge, he was a research fellow at Jesus College, Cambridge and a lecturer at Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge, before coming to UCL in 1994.[6]

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  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. 

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