Abigail Williams

University of Oxford

Professor of English Literature

Speaker Biography

Abigail Williams is Professor of English Literature at the University of Oxford. She works on eighteenth-century literature, digital humanities and the history of reading, and was Oxford’s first Knowledge Exchange Champion for the Humanities. She currently leads on innovation in the English Faculty at Oxford. She has a background in public engagement, and has presented her work on radio and broadsheet media, in song and writing, and in heritage venues.

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