I am a lecturer in Textual Scholarship and English Literature at the Institute of English Studies, School of Advanced Study, University of London, with an interest in modern literary manuscripts, scholarlyh editing and the history of the book. I have published on James Joyce, W. B. Yeats, T. Sturge Moore, Flann O'Brien, Thomas Pynchon and Fred D'Aguiar, and I edit Variants: The Journal of the European Society for Textual Scholarship. I am also Associate Director of the T.S. Eliot International Summer School. Website: http://research.sas.ac.uk/ies/staff/18/dr-wim-van-mierlo/.