Lucas Simpson is an MA student in English with a specialization in Cultural, Social, and Political Thought at the University of Victoria. His research interests include 16th- and 17th-century English literary and religious culture, digital humanities, and theory. His SSHRC-funded thesis focuses on the intersections of eucharistic theology and English political theory from Richard Hooker to Thomas Hobbes. He is also a Research Assistant and Junior Programmer at the Map of Early Modern London.
EducationUniversity of Victoria
M.A. English and Cultural, Social, and Political Thought—projected summer 2022
B.A. Hons. English, Minor in Mathematics, with Distinction—2020
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