Shazia Jagot

Dr Shazia Jagot


Lecturer in Medieval Literature
BA, MA, PhD
+44 (0)1483 686193
06 AC 05
Tuesday 10-12 and Thursday 11-12

Academic and research departments

School of Literature and Languages.

Biography

University roles and responsibilities

  • Professional Training Year Tutor for English

My qualifications

2008
BA English (EU)
University of Leicester
2009
MA Near and Middle Eastern Studies
School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London
2014
PhD (School of English)
University of Leicester

Previous roles

2014 - 2017
Post-Doctoral Research Fellow
Centre for Medieval Literature, University of Southern Denmark

Research

Research interests

Research projects

Research collaborations

My teaching

Courses I teach on

Supervision

Postgraduate research supervision

My publications

Publications

Jagot, Shazia, (2015) review of Muslims of Medieval Latin Christendom c. 1050-1614 by Brian Catlos (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014) Journal of Religion in Europe 8. 2

Jagot, Shazia (2012) review of Charisma and Religious Authority, Jewish, Muslim and Christian Preaching, 1200-1500 (Europa Sacra, Vol. 4) ed. Katherine L. Jansen and Miri Rubin (Turnhout: Brepols, 2010), Medieval Archaeology 56, 424-25.

Jagot, Shazia (2013), Research Report: 'The Influence of Arabic and Persian Science in the Works of Geoffrey Chaucer', The Bulletin of the Council for British Research in the Levant 8, 79.

Publications in preparation:

Monograph: Distilling Chaucer: Arabic Learning and Fourteenth Century English Literature

Journal Article: 'Senior, Sufism and Secrets: The Alchemy of the Canon's Yeoman's Tale'

Journal Article: 'Medieval Orientalism and the Modern Imagination: The Case of the Two Rushdies'