OM Justin gains doctorate
Monday, 09 May 2016
On 8th April 2016, Justin Matthew Byron-Davies (Monkton 1996) attended his doctoral graduation, having been awarded the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in the University of Surrey in the area of late-medieval English literature.
His doctoral thesis was entitled "The Influence of the Biblical Apocalypse upon Julian of Norwich's Revelations of Love and William Langland's Piers Plowman".
During his time at the University of Surrey, Justin taught undergraduates and continued his book editing work.
He has delivered a number of academic conference papers, including one to the International Anchoritic Society, and has had chapters on the subject of Julian of Norwich published in both Magistra: A Journal of Women’s Spirituality and a multi-disciplinary volume entitled Writing the Lives of People and Things, AD 500–1700: A Multi-disciplinary Future for Biography (Ashgate, 2016).