Martin Camargo

Professor, English & Program in Medieval Studies

1980 …2019
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  • PhD, University of Illinois, 1978
  • AB, Princeton University, 1972

Research Interests

Medieval rhetoric and poetics; Middle English literature

Medieval, Philology/Linguistics/Grammar

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Research Output 1980 2019

Tria sunt: An Art of Poetry and Prose

Camargo, M. (ed.), Feb 18 2019, Harvard University Press. 544 p. (Dumbarton Oaks Medieval Library; vol. 53)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Latin Language

A good idea, in theory: Why Mathias of Linköping's Poetria fell short in practice

Camargo, M., Jun 1 2017, In : Rhetorica - Journal of the History of Rhetoric. 35, 3, p. 239-258 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

fourteenth century

Epistolary declamation: Performing model letters in medieval English classrooms

Camargo, M., Sep 1 2016, In : Huntington Library Quarterly. 79, 3, p. 345-363 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

English Classroom
Medieval Period

Review: S. Wenzel's Medieval Artes Praedicandi: A Synthesis of Scholastic Sermon Structure

Camargo, M., Feb 2016, In : The Medieval Review. 16

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

Rhetorical Argument in Thirteenth-Century Epistolary Theory

Camargo, M., 2015, Rhetorical Arguments: Essays in Honour of Lucia Calboli Montefusco. Celentano, M. S., Chiron, P. & Mack, P. (eds.). Hildesheim: Georg Olms Verlag, p. 319-328

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Activities 1996 2015

  • 13 Invited talk
  • 3 Types of Award - Fellowship awarded competitively
  • 1 Editorial activity

In Search of Geoffrey of Vinsauf's Lost 'Long Documentum

Martin Camargo (Speaker)
Feb 2012

Activity: Talk typesInvited talk

Chaucer y el Renacimiento de la Retórica Anglo-Latina en Oxford

Martin Camargo (Speaker)
Oct 2015

Activity: Talk typesInvited talk

El Argumento Retórico en la Teoría Epistolar Medieval

Martin Camargo (Speaker)
Oct 2015

Activity: Talk typesInvited talk

Visiting Fellowship: Hilary Term

Martin Camargo (Recipient)

Activity: Other activity typesTypes of Award - Fellowship awarded competitively