I D L Michael
Ian Michael, M.A., D.Phil. (B.A. London, Ph.D. Manchester)
King Alfonso XIII Professor of Spanish Studies and Fellow of Exeter College
Ian Michael is best known for his work on medieval texts (The Poem of the Cid, El libro de Alexandre, El libro de buen amor, La Celestina). More recently, he has been researching the history of the book and of Spanish libraries. His other interests include the popular ballad, fantasy literature, bilingual cultures, European cinema, and the detective story.