Hermione Lee Rank
About Hermione Lee
British biographer and intellectual, Hermione Lee is famous for her writings. She is mostly known for covering such areas like American literature and modern fiction. She is also known for her writings on popular literary personalities and their works.
She has composed many books of which include “Elizabeth Bowen: An Estimation” (in 1981) and “Edith Wharton” (in 2007).
One of her first projects as a writer was 1977’s “The Novels of Virginia Woolf”.
Lee has been married to a former professor of the University of Leeds named, John Barnard. Her father was a medical doctor.
She has received a number of accolades for remarkable writing works. Some of them are “Commander of the Order of the British Empire”, which she received in 2003. A decade later, she was honored with the “James Tait Black Memorial Prize” for her work, “Penelope Fitzgerald: A Life”.
Her biography on English writer, Virginia Woolf won her the “Rose Mary Crawshay Prize”.
She received her education at the following educational institutions:
- Lycée Français Charles de Gaulle
- City of London School for Girls
- Queen's College, London
- St Hilda's College, Oxford
- St Cross College, Oxford
She has been a tutor at several prominent institutions such as the University of York and University of Liverpool.
Hermione Lee Rank
Hermione Lee's Popularity
Hermione Lee is a famous British biographer, who was born on February 29, 1948. As a person born on this date, Hermione Lee is listed in our database as the 56th most popular celebrity for the day (February 29) and the 262nd most popular for the year (1948).
People born on February 29 fall under the Zodiac sign of Pisces, the Fish. Hermione Lee is the 2940th most popular Pisces.
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