Ilona Bell

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Samuel Fessenden Clarke Professor of English, Emerita

Areas of Expertise

Renaissance Literature, Shakespeare, Elizabeth I, Early modern women writers, Lyric poetry, Virginia Woolf.

Scholarship/Creative Work

Bell is the author of Elizabeth I: The Voice of a Monarch, Elizabethan Women and the Poetry of Courtship and numerous essays on Renaissance poetry and early modern women. She edited the classic, John Donne: Selected Poems.