Miss Namratha Rao



BA (Oxon. 2014), MSt (Oxon. 2015). Prizes and Awards: Gibbs Prizes (Prelims and FHS), Ertegun Scholarship in the Humanities, Clarendon and Kendrew Scholarship, St John’s North Senior Scholar.

Academic Background

2011 – 2014 Brasenose College
2014 – 15 Keble College
2015 – present St John’s College
2017 - present Stipendiary lecturer at Christ Church.

Undergraduate Teaching

Paper 3: Literature in English 1550-1660

Research Interests

My doctoral thesis is concerned with poetics of materiality and mortality in Spenser and Milton.