Sharpe, Kevin

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SHARPE, Kevin

SHARPE, Kevin. British, b. 1949. Genres: History. Career: Oxford University, research fellow at Oriel College, 1974-78, lecturer at Christ Church, 197678; University of Southampton, England, lecturer, 1978-88, senior lecturer, 1988-89, reader, 1989-94, professor of history, 1994-2001; University of Warwick, professor of Renaissance studies, 2001-. BBC World Service, presenter and adviser for TV programs; St. Catherine's College, Oxford, visiting fellow, 1996; Huntington Library, Fletcher Jones research professor, 2001-02; California Institute of Technology, Mellon professor, 2001-02; English Association, fellow, 2002. Publications: Sir Robert Cotton, 1978; Criticism and Compliment, 1987; Politics and Ideas in Early Stuart England, 1989; The Personal Rule of Charles I, 1992; Remapping Early Modern England, 2000; Reading Revolutions, 2000. EDITOR: Faction and Parliament, 1978; (with S. Zwicker) The Politics of Discourse, 1987; (with P. Lake) Culture and Politics in Early Stuart England, 1994; (with S. Zwicker) Refiguring Revolutions, 1998; (with S. Zwicker) Reading, Society, and Politics in Early Modern England, 2003. Address: Dept of English, University of Warwick, Coventry CV4 7AL, England. Online address: [email protected]

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