Faculty

James Engell | Gurney Professor of English Literature and Professor of Comparative Literature


Education: B.A. 1973, Ph.D. 1978 Harvard University

jengell@fas.harvard.edu
Office Hours: Thursday 2:00-3:30 and by appointment. Hours may change during Reading and Examination Period.
Office: Barker Center 272

Interests:

Eighteenth Century and Restoration; Romanticism; Criticism and Critical Theory; Rhetoric.

Selected Works:

Environment: An Interdisciplinary Anthology (2008); Saving Higher Education in the Age of Money (2005, with Anthony Dangerfield); The Committed Word: Literature and Public Values (1999); Coleridge: The Early Family Letters (1994); Forming the Critical Mind (1989); ed. and contributor, Johnson and His Age (1984); ed. (with W. J. Bate) Biographia Literaria for the Collected Coleridge (1983); The Creative Imagination (1981).

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