University of Reading

University of Reading

Early Modern Studies

Research areas include: history of political thought; early modern Republicanism; levellers; gender and intellectual history; early modern utopias; travel literature and drama; popular politics; history of rural economy and society; early modern theatre and drama, especially Middleton; representations of cultural exchange literature and culture, 1600-1800; early modern sexuality; Spenser, Jonson, Donne, Middleton; literature and sociability; early modern women's writing; religious writing and sermons; church history and the reformation; British political and religious history, 1640-1800; bibliography and book history; literature and politics. Please see our website for further course information:

Entry requirements

Doctor of Philosophy - PhD: A Master's degree or an Honours degree.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time September 2019 - 2 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time September 2019 - 3 Years

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University of Reading RG6 6UR South East

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