FORA.tv Speaker - J. Paul Hunter
J. Paul Hunter is the Barbara E. and Richard J. Franke Professor Emeritus at the University of Chicago and now teaches spring semesters in the English Department at the University of Virginia. He is the author of the Norton Introduction to Literature (9th edition, 2006), The Reluctant Pilgrim, Occasional Form, and Before Novels (which won the Gottschalk Prize in 1991).
Professor Hunter has held (among others) Guggenheim, NEH, and National Humanities Center Fellowships, and currently is writing a history of the Anglophone couplet, tentatively titled Sound Argument. He has been a senior adviser to the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation since 1999.
04.12.07 | 01:00:52 min
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