Dr Edmund Birch

Subject French
Fellow type Lecturers, Professors and College Officers
Year started 2016


Edmund Birch is a Fellow in French at Churchill. Much of his teaching and research focuses on French literature and culture of the nineteenth century, and he has a particular interest in the relationship between fiction and journalism.

He has written on authors such as the brothers Goncourt and Maupassant, and is currently revising his doctoral dissertation for publication as a monograph.

College positions

2016 — present

Director of Studies — Parts 1A and 1B