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Reader in English Literature and Language
University of Oxford
Cluster Association
University of Toronto
Project Role
Principal Investigator
Short Bio

Simon Horobin is a Reader in English Literature and Language at the University of Oxford. He was a co-investigator on the AHRC-funded project Medieval Scribes, ( and an editor of its digital and printed outputs. He is the author of a number of books on the history of the English language and the language of Geoffrey Chaucer in particular and many essays on English literary manuscripts, including several on the Tudor reception of those manuscripts (including recent work on Parkerian manuscripts annotated by Stephen Batman).


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