Caroline LucasDr Caroline Lucas MEP
(born December 9
) is an English
politician, and member of the European Parliament
for the South East of England
, since 1999
. She is a member of the Green Party
. She had previously been a councillor on Oxfordshire County Council
, from 1993
, and has held national office in the party.
She earned her Ph.D from the University of Exeter in 1989 with a thesis titled Writing for women: a study of woman as reader in Elizabethan romance.