Shiran Avni

shiranavni-squareShiran Avni

University College London
English Department

Shiran is a Ph.D. Candidate in English Literature at UCL. She holds a B.A. in English literature from Tel-Aviv University and an M.A. in English from UCL. Her dissertation examines the use of Hebrew in the early modern sermon, namely those by John Donne, Lancelot Andrewes, George Abbot, and other Christian Hebraists of the period. She is also interested in print culture and book history and writes about Hebrew print and texts in early modern England.

In 2016, Shiran joined the organizing team of the “Digital Editing and the Medieval Manuscript Roll” as part of the UCL branch of the project.