Barton, Anne

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BARTON, Anne. Also writes as Anne Righter. American, b. 1933. Genres: Literary criticism and history. Career: Ithaca College, NY, lecturer in the history of art, 1958-59; Cambridge University, England, Rosalind Carlisle fellow of Girton College, 1960-62, official fellow in English, 1962-72, assistant lecturer, 1962-64, lecturer, 1964-74; University of London, Bedford College, England, Hildred Carlile Professor of English and head of department, 1972-74; Oxford University, England, fellow of New College and tutor in English, 1974-84; Cambridge University, Grace 2 Professor of English, 1984-2000, fellow of Trinity College, 1986-. Publications: (as Anne Righter) Shakespeare and the Idea of the Play, 1962; Ben Jonson, Dramatist, 1984; The Names of Comedy, 1990; Byron, Don Juan, 1992; Essays, Mainly Shakespeare, 1994. Work represented in anthologies. Contributor to scholarly journals. Address: Trinity College, Cambridge University, Cambridge CB2 1TQ, England. Online address: [email protected]

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