D. Sam Abrams
D. Sam Abrams, (born 1952 in Beckley, West Virginia), is a poet, translator and critic. He is considered an authority on the Catalan language. He holds a degree in Hispanic Studies from the Autonomous...
John Ciardi
John Anthony Ciardi (/ˈtʃɑrdiː/ CHAR-dee; [ˈtʃardi]; June 24, 1916 – March 30, 1986) was an American poet, translator, and etymologist. While primarily known as a poet, he also translated Dante's Divi...
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R. H. W. Dillard
Richard Henry Wilde Dillard (born October 11, 1937) is an American poet, author, critic, and translator.Born in Roanoke, Virginia, Dillard is best known as a poet. He is also highly regarded as a wr...
Carolyn Martin
Carolyn Arthur “Biddy” Martin (born 1951) is an American intellectual, author, and since 2011 the 19th President of Amherst College, succeeding Anthony Marx.Before becoming president at Amherst, she w...
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Mary Carruthers
Mary Carruthers (born January 15, 1941) is the Erich Maria Remarque Professor of Literature and Professor of English, emerita, at New York University. She also teaches at New York University Abu Dhabi...
Pieter Burman the Younger
Pieter Burman (Petrus Burmannus, often cited as Burmann, 23 October 1713 – 24 June 1778), called by himself the Younger (Secundus) to distinguish himself from his uncle, was a Dutch philologist,...
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Larry McCaffery
Lawrence F. "Larry" McCaffery Jr. (born May 13, 1946) is a literary critic, editor, and retired professor of English and Comparative Literature at San Diego State University. His work and teaching foc...
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Robert Bagg
Robert Bagg (born 1935, New Jersey) is an American poet and translator. He has published several volumes of poetry and has authored critical studies of Sappho and Catallus.In addition to his other li...
William A. Eddy
William Alfred "Bill" Eddy, Ph.D., Col., USMC (March 9, 1896 – May 3, 1962) was a U.S. minister to Saudi Arabia (1944–1946), university professor and college president (1936–42), and United States Mar...
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George Stuart Gordon
George Stuart Gordon (1881–1942) was a British literary scholar.Gordon was educated at Glasgow University and Oriel College, Oxford, where he received a First Class in Classical Moderations in 1904, L...
Robert Allinson
Robert Elliott Allinson (born 1942) is Professor of Philosophy and the former Director of Humanities at Soka University of America (SUA). He was previously a professor at the Chinese University of Ho...
Hannah Higgins
Hannah Higgins (born 1964) is an American writer and academic living in Chicago, Illinois. Higgins's research examines various post-conceptual art historical subjects (visual, musical, computational a...
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Jay Parini
Jay Parini (born April 2, 1948) is an American writer and academic. He is known for novels and poetry, biography and criticism. Having published novels about Leo Tolstoy, Walter Benjamin, and Herman M...
Marjorie Agosín
Marjorie Agosín (born June 15, 1955) is a Chilean-born American writer. She is a prolific author: her published books, including those she has written as well as those she has edited, number over eigh...
Patricia Aakhus
Patricia "Patty" Aakhus (May 17, 1952 – May 16, 2012), also known by her maiden name and pseudonym, Patricia McDowell, was an American novelist and director of International Studies at the University ...
Benjamin Taylor (author)
Benjamin Taylor (born 1952) is an American writer whose work has appeared in a number of publications including Harper's, Esquire, Bookforum, BOMB, the Los Angeles Times, Le Monde, The Georgia Review,...
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Curtis White
Curtis White is an American essayist and author. He serves as professor of English at Illinois State University in Normal, Illinois, and as President of the board of directors of the Center for Book C...
Geoffrey Galt Harpham
Geoffrey Galt Harpham is an American academic who currently serves as the fifth President and Director of the National Humanities Center, succeeding Charles Frankel, William Bennett, Charles Blitzer, ...