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literature and language professor

Peter David Holland, British literature and language professor.


Holland, Peter David was born on March 15, 1951 in London. Son of Alfred and Cissie Holland.


Bachelor, Trinity Hall, University Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England. Master of Arts, Trinity Hall, University Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England. Doctor of Philosophy, Trinity Hall, University Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, 1979.


Judith E Wilson reader in drama, theatre, faculty English University Cambridge, 1995—1997, honorary fellow, Trinity Hall, since 2009. Director University Birmingham, Shakespeare Institute, Stratford-upon-Avon, England, 1997—2002, honorary fellow, 2008—2009. McMeel family professor in Shakespeare studies, department film, television, theatre University Notre Dame, Indiana, since 2002, associate dean arts, College Arts and Letters, since 2009.

President Shakespeare Association America, 2007—2008.


  • Other Work

    • Author: William Shakespeare: Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, English Shakespeares. Editor: Shakespeare Survey, Oxford Shakespeare Topics, Great Shakespeareans, Redefining British Theatre History, Shakespeare, Memory and Performance.


Married Romana Huk, July 17, 1999. Children: Adam, Gideon, Jessica Ritter-Holland. Married Pamela Phillips, 1971 (divorced 1989).

Alfred Holland

Cissie Holland

Romana Huk

Pamela Phillips

Adam Holland

Gideon Holland

Jessica Ritter-Holland