Andrew Zurcher

Andrew Zurcher


Dr Andrew Zurcher is Director of Studies in English at Queen’s College, Cambridge, and one of the world’s foremost authorities on the works of Spenser, Sidney and Shakespeare.

Twelve Nights is his debut novel, and the first in a planned trilogy. It was published by Penguin Random House Children’s Books in April 2018.


Andrew Zurcher @andrewzurcher

Here is a short, simple summary by @KevinClimate on why UK “net zero” 2050 target is far from enough.
Please read and share.
Sending a signal that strong action is being taken when not nearly enough is being done, will most likely do more harm than good.

Ban Driven Grouse Shooting

Today's research is the most detailed study on the causes of crime ever undertaken in London - confirming strong links between serious youth violence, poor mental health & poverty.

To tackle violent crime, the Govt must invest in our young people, our communities & our country.

This is insane and evil.

12 July 1536: d. Desiderius Erasmus, humanist, priest, reformer at Basel #Switzerland #otd (WGA)

Please sign & RT this petition, it means a lot to me: via @38_degrees

Octopus Teapot by Japanese ceramic artist Keiko Masumoto.
The Akkorokamui is a gigantic octopus-like creature in Japanese Ainu folklore, believed to have powers to heal and the ability to bestow knowledge #womensart


This is big ugly news. Looks practically buried. This will have enormous repercussions for thousands of women and children. Disgusting @UKParliament @guardian @BBCNews @BBCRadio4

Say hello to the @biblissima @IIIFramework cross-collection engine! Search more than 65,000 records from nine collections of IIIF-compliant digitized pre-1800 manuscripts and rare books! Metadata elements & authorities clustered and normalized. BRILLIANT!