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Professor Michael Moriarty

Position(s): 
Drapers Professor of French
Department/Section: 
Department of French
Faculty of Modern & Medieval Languages
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Telephone number: 
+44 (0)1223 335 000 (Main Faculty number)
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Location: 

Department of French
Raised Faculty Building
University of Cambridge
Sidgwick Avenue
Cambridge
CB3 9DA
United Kingdom

About: 

Michael Moriarty works chiefly on the literature and thought of the early modern period. His publications include Early Modern French Thought: The Age of Suspicion (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2003); Fallen Nature, Fallen Selves: Early Modern French Thought II (OUP, 2006), and Disguised Vices: Theories of Virtue in Early Modern French Thought (OUP, 2011). He was formerly Centenary Professor of French Literature and Thought at Queen Mary, University of London. He is a Fellow of the British Academy and a Chevalier dans l'Ordre des Palmes Académiques.