Research activity per year

If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Personal profile

Research Biography

Erin has taught at Monash University (Melbourne), University College Dublin, Trinity College Dublin and Queen's University Belfast. She is currently Senior Lecturer in Medieval Literature at Flinders University (Adelaide). She is a collaborator with the ARC Centre of Excellence for the study of the History of Emotion. She has published widely on early English literature, linguistics, and archaeology, and has a recurring segment in The Sunday Mail (Adelaide) on medieval cultures. Her first monograph, In Enigmate: the history of a riddle from 400-1500, was published in 2018. Her latest monograph on the Old English epic Beowulf is forthcoming with Manchester University Press (2021).

Research Interests

  • Medieval literature and language
  • The history of emotion
  • Medieval archaeology, especially mortuary archaeology
  • Digital humanities
  • Palaeography and codicology 

Education/Academic qualification

Master of Arts, Monash University

Bachelor of Arts (Honours), Monash University

PhD, Trinity College Dublin


Dive into the research topics where Erin Sebo is active. These topic labels come from the works of this person. Together they form a unique fingerprint.
  • 1 Similar Profiles


Recent external collaboration on country/territory level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots or