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Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages and Linguistics

 

Dr Miranda Griffin

Dr Miranda Griffin
Position(s): 
University Lecturer
Department/Section: 
French
Faculty of Modern & Medieval Languages
Contact details: 
Telephone number: 
+44 (0)1223 762223
Location: 

Murray Edwards College 
Huntingdon Road 
CAMBRIDGE  
CB3 0DF

About: 

Miranda Griffin is a University Teaching Officer and Fellow in French at Murray Edwards College. Her first book, The Object and the Cause in the Vulgate Cycle, was published by Maney in 2005; her second, Transforming Tales: Rewriting Metamorphosis in Medieval French Literature, was published by OUP in 2015. She has also published articles on the medieval French lai and fabliaux, as well as the Perceforest and the poetry of Christine de Pizan. Her current research focuses on the representation of landscape in medieval French literature and manuscript culture.

Dr Griffin welcomes inquiries from potential MPhil and PhD students with research interests in:

  • Medieval manuscript culture
  • Manuscript materiality
  • Gender
  • The animal turn
  • The reception of Ovid in medieval French literature
  • Ecocriticism