Penny Fielding

Grierson Professor of English Literature


Penny Fielding is Grierson Professor of English Literature and Research Director for the Department of English Literature

Penny studied for her BA and DPhil at the University of Oxford. Before coming to Edinburgh she held lectureships at the University of Bristol and Trinity College Dublin. She has been a visiting lecturer at the University of Pennsylvania and a Visiting Research Fellow of All Souls College, Oxford.

Current PhD students supervised

Muireann Crowley - Naming in Nineteenth Century Literature

Katherine Wright - Abduction Narratives in Eighteenth-century novels

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