Richard North

24 February 2014

Richard North

Richard North was born in Oxford and has also lived in Cambridge and Groningen. He studied in all these places, coming to UCL in 1989, where he has since taught English literature, specialising in Beowulf and Chaucer with a little Old Norse.

Interests include piano and reading the sagas.

Examples of his books are ‘Beowulf’ & Other Stories (2nd ed., 2011) and the Longman Anthology of Old English, Old Icelandic and Anglo-Norman Literatures (2012).