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Area of Study/Expertise

Eighteenth-century British literature; lexicography; forgery, fakery, fraud

Office Location

501 Hill Hall

Phone Number

973-353-5444

Fax

973-353-1450

Email

Jack.Lynch@rutgers.edu

Jack Lynch

Professor

About Jack Lynch

Harmless eccentric.

Publications

  • The Age of Elizabeth in the Age of Johnson, Cambridge, 2003

  • Deception and Detection in Eighteenth-Century Britain, Routledge, 2008

  • You Could Look It Up: The Reference Shelf from Ancient Babylon to Wikipedia, Bloomsbury, 2016

Awards & Distinctions

  • NEH Fellowship

    2015-16

  • Visiting Fellow, All Souls College

    2004

  • Elected Fellow of the Royal Historical Society

    2015