Ian Gordon is Emeritus Professor of English Literature at Anglia
Ruskin University, where he worked at its Cambridge campus from
1971 until his retirement as Dean of the School of Arts and Letters
in 2000. Before that he taught at The University of Western
Ontario, Canada (1969-71) and The University of California at Los
Angeles (1962-66). He has widespread experience as a University and
College external examiner and as a Higher Education Funding Council
(HEFCE) subject specialist peer reviewer.
His publications include A Preface to Pope, Longman, 1976, Second edition, 1994. He has recently completed a monograph on the poetry of Anne Stevenson (1933-present), entitled The Poetry of Anne Stevenson: A Wordlife Running from Mind to Mind, to be published by Shoestring Press in autumn 2016.