Alexandra Harris is a writer, teacher, literary critic and cultural historian. Her work includes Romantic Moderns (2010), Weatherland (2015), Time and Place (2019) and many essays on books, paintings, people and places; she is currently working on a study of rural history and local feeling. With Tim Dee she made a ten-part history of weather for Radio 4. She is a Professor of English at the University of Birmingham, a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature, and chair of the judges for the 2020 Forward Prizes.

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