On the banks of the Cam, Magdalene is one of the ancient colleges of Cambridge University
Bio: This is the blog of the English Department at Magdalene College, University of Cambridge. The Director of Studies is Dr M E J Hughes. The College of I A Richards, William Empson, and Samuel Pepys, Magdalene has a strong tradition of English Studies. Honorary Fellows in the Arts have included Rudyard Kipling, Thomas Hardy, T S Eliot, Seamus Heaney and Carol Ann Duffy.