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Richard North

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Richard North

Richard North was educated at the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge and has taught in the English department of University College London since 1989. He teaches mainly Old and Middle English literature, including the epic poem Beowulf and the Canterbury Tales of Geoffrey Chaucer.

Articles by Richard North

Teaching in Translation: Teaching the Sagas
By Richard North
I started teaching the Icelandic Sagas just over twenty years ago. I had read some of them as a student, and though they didn’t feature in my research when I did my doctoral thesis, I was glad to…