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Lawrence Jones

Lawrence Jones is an Emeritus Professor of English at the University of Otago. He introduced the university’s first papers in New Zealand literature and has published extensively on the literature and its history, including the novel section in The Oxford History of New Zealand Literature in English (1998) and in Picking Up the Traces: The Making of a New Zealand Literary Culture 1932–1945 (2003). He was editor and co-editor of the Journal of New Zealand Literature from 1990 to 2000 and co-editor of From the Mainland: An Anthology of South Island Writing (1995).