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Dr Sally Couper DPhil

Senior Tutor

School of English and Media Studies

Sally teaches two undergraduate papers extramurally at Massey: 230.111 Tū Kupu: Writing and Inquiry and 139.105 Fiction: the Long and Short of It.

Her postgraduate research is in Scottish poetry of the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries, and she is currently preparing a reconstructive edition of John Rolland's Court of Venus (a1560) for the Scottish Text Society.  Since 1997 she has worked as an editor on the Oxford English Dictionary.



  • Doctor of Philosophy in English - University of Oxford (2001)
  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in English - University of Otago (1996)

Research Expertise

Area of Expertise

Field of research codes
British and Irish Literature (200503): Comparative Literature Studies (200524): Languages, Communication And Culture (200000): Literary Studies (200500)

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