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Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages and Linguistics

 

Jonathan Wiles

Position(s): 
PhD Candidate
Department/Section: 
Faculty of Modern & Medieval Languages
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Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages and Linguistics
Raised Faculty Building
University of Cambridge
Sidgwick Avenue
Cambridge
CB3 9DA
United Kingdom

About: 

I am currently working on a part-time PhD on the theme of absence in Dante’s Commedia alongside my work as an actor and a teacher. 

Recent research projects: 

Prior to my current research, I wrote on other aspects of Dante’s corpus, as well as on Boccaccio, Virginia Woolf, Anna Maria Ortese, and the modern Italian sonnet.

Scholarships/Prizes

  • Jebb Studentship (2020), Cecil Roth Memorial Prize (2019), DART Prize (2019)
Published works: 
  • “Centro del cammin: Centres and Centrality in the Commedia”, Bibliotheca dantesca (Forthcoming)
  • Love and/or the storm, Broken Sleep Books (2020)